The Local Body Elections were held on 8 October 2016.
General voting information
To vote in a local authority election you must be:
- 18 years of age or over
- Enrolled as a parliamentary elector at the address where you live; or
- Enrolled as a ratepayer elector for a property you own in a different district or city from where you live.
The Whanganui District Electoral Officer is responsible for the Whanganui District Council and Whanganui District Health Board elections.