What is the Māori Electoral Option?

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He aha te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori?

Ko te Kōwhiringa Pōti Māori he kōwhiringa mā te Māori kia whakatauria te rārangi pōti e hiahia ana aia: ko te rārangi whānui rānei, ko te rārangi Māori rānei.

Hei āwhea ka wātea koe ki te kōwhiri i tētehi rārangi pōti? 

Mehemea he Māori koe, ā, ko tēnei tō rēhitatanga mātahi ki te pōti, ka kōwhiri koe i te rārangi pōti e hiahia nā koe. 

Ka āhei hoki koe ki te whakawhiti i tō kātū rārangi ahakoa te wā, engari kaua:

  • i roto i te 3 marama i mua i tētehi pōtitanga ā-motu
  • i roto i te 3 marama i mua i ngā pōtitanga ā-rohe ka tū i ia 3 tau
  • i mua i tētehi pōtitanga pāerotanga ā-pāremata, mehemea nā tō whakawhitinga, ka nekehia koe ki te rohe pōti e tū ai taua pōtitanga pāerotanga. 

Ki te hiahia koe ki te whakawhiti rārangi i mua i te Pōtitanga ā-Motu o tēnei tau, me whakatutuki i mua i te 13 o Hūrae 2023 i te waenganui pō.

He aha te pānga o tō kōwhiringa ki a koe?

Me pēwhea te kōwhiri 

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