Are you eligible to enrol and vote?

You’re eligible to enrol and vote if you are 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.

If you’re eligible, you must enrol. Enrolling and voting means you can have a say on the issues that affect you. You can vote in general and local elections, and take part in referendums.

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