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Those eligible to vote at the election are all resident electors and non-resident ratepayer electors whose names appear on the electoral roll when it closed.
Resident Roll: If you are a Rotorua resident and already enrolled on the parliamentary electoral including the Māori Electoral Roll for the general election, you are automatically enrolled to vote in the 2019 Local Authority Elections - as long as you do not change your address within that time.
To Enrol, Check or Update your details you can either
If calling from overseas, the number is +64 9 909 4182 (international calling rates may apply).
Non-resident Ratepayer Roll: If you pay rates on a property in a different area to where you live, you may be eligible to enrol on the non-resident ratepayer electoral roll.
A firm, company, corporation or society paying rates on a property may nominate one of its members or officers as a ratepayer elector (providing the nominated person resides outside of the area).
Ratepayer Roll forms are available here:
A person's name must not be on the same electoral roll more than once. ie: If you are on the residential electoral roll in an area you can NOT also be on the ratepayer electoral roll in the same area.