Elections for Mayor, Councillors, Community Board members and Nelson/Marlborough District Health Board will be held on 12 October 2019.

Local body elections are held every three years. 

Elections 2019 - key dates

Thinking of becoming a candidate?

Being an elected member is an opportunity for you to be part of governing Tasman District.

Candidate nominations open on 19 July and close on 16 August 2019. 

What do elected representatives do? How much are they paid?
What do I need to do to stand? Candidate requirements
How does the council work?

How to enrol and vote

How to enrol to vote
Voting information

Previous elections

Archived information

Three information sessions are being held in June.