Posted by on 21/01/2014
Last minute enrolments are being accepted for the Waihi Beach Community Board by-election on 11 February 2014.
â€œIf you havenâ€™t enrolled in time to get your voting papers in the mail, you can still enrol and cast a special vote in the Waihi Beach Community Board by-election,â€ says Lesley Christophers Registrar of Electors for the Coromandel electorate.
â€œIf you think youâ€™re enrolled but havenâ€™t received voting papers in the mail, then you need to update your enrolment details and cast a special vote.
â€œItâ€™s getting to crunch time. Enrol or update your details now by calling 0800 36 76 56, Freetexting your name and address to 3676, from any PostShop or by requesting or downloading one from the elections website www.elections.org.nz.
â€œAnyone enrolling from now on will need to apply to their local Electoral Officer to cast a special vote.â€
People who enrol between 17 December 2013 and polling day will need to contact the Electoral Officer Dale Ofsoske directly on 0800 922 822 to get information on how to apply to cast a special vote.
â€œLocals who are on the unpublished roll will also need to apply to cast a special vote in the by-election.â€