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Public Notice: Decision on the representation arrangements for the election of the Mackenzie District Council to be held on 8 October 2022

Date: 24 March 2022

In accordance with section 19R of the Local Electoral Act 2001, the Local Government Commission has determined the representation arrangements for the election of the Mackenzie District Council to be held on 8 October 2022.

In order to provide effective representation of communities of interest and fair representation for electors of Mackenzie District, the Commission has determined that:

The Council will comprise a mayor and 7 councillors elected as follows:

Ward

Councillors

Pukaki

3

Opuha

3

Tekapo

1

There will be community boards as follows:

Community Board

Ward

Elected members

Appointed members

Twizel

Pukaki

4

1

Fairlie

Opuha

4

1

Tekapo

Tekapo

4

1

The Commission’s decision upholds the council’s decision.

The determination is available on the Commission’s website: https://www.lgc.govt.nz/representation-reviews/current-determinations/

Penny Langley

Chief Executive