Enrol to vote
You need to be enrolled before you can vote and it’s easy to do. If you didn’t enrol or update your details before 12 August, you can still enrol and register for special voting.
Enrolling and special voting
Make your decision
When you vote, you are choosing people to make decisions on your behalf. That’s why it's important to know what the candidates stand for and what they plan to do if they’re elected.
Learn more about who you’re voting for by checking out their profile statements, arranging to meet with them or have a discussion on the phone, or attending a “meet the candidates” event.
Meet the 2016 candidates
Cast your vote
You’ve enrolled, you’ve had a look and chosen which candidates you want to represent you – now it’s time to vote! You have until 12pm on Saturday 8 October.
Your voting document has been posted to you and should be in your letterbox by Tuesday 20 September.
All you have to do is complete and post it back by wednesday 5 October, using the pre-paid envelope provided.
Find a Post Shop
You can also hand deliver your voting document to one of the Tauranga City Council ballot boxes during the voting period. Ballot boxes are available in our Customer Service Centre at 91 Willow Street, and in your local library (Tauranga Central, Greerton, Mount Maunganui and Papamoa). Remember, most of our libraries are open on the weekend - check out opening times on our libraries website.
Our Customer Service Centre will be open from 8am to 12pm on Saturday 8 October, our libraries from 9.30am. Cast your vote before 12 noon!
Find your local library
Last Reviewed: 06/10/2016