Submission on Māori Wards and Constituencies Bill

11 February 2021

LGNZ supports the Local Electoral (Māori wards and Māori constituencies) Amendment Bill. Its objective, to remove the legislative provisions that allow for a poll to overturn a council decision to establish a Māori ward or constituency, has the full support of LGNZ, which has actively promoted the removal of the poll for a number of years.

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