In a by-election you have one vote for the candidate you want to be your local member of Parliament.
This is different from a general election when you have two votes – one for a party and the other for your local candidate.
These are the candidates who stood in the Port Waikato by-election which was held on Saturday 25 November 2023.
|BAYLY, Andrew||National Party|
|COSTELLO, Casey||New Zealand First Party|
|DICKSON, Gordon John||Independent|
|NGARO, Alf Metuakore||NewZeal|
|OVENS, Jill Annette||Women’s Rights Party|
|RIPPON, Anna Joy||Animal Justice Party|
|SUDHAMALLA, Vijay||Vision New Zealand|
|TURNER, Kim||New Zealand Loyal|