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A by-election to elect one councillor for the city will be held soon.

Voting papers will be in your letterbox between 26 and 31 January 2021. Your vote must be posted by 12pm on Wednesday 17 February 2021.

Results will be declared on this website on Monday 22 February.

 Who can vote?

You're eligible to enrol and vote if you're 18 years or older, a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, and you've lived in New Zealand continuously for 12 months or more at some time in your life.

Every eligible person in a household can enrol and post their own individual vote.

Download information about the by-election in 16 languages