Click the link below to find your nearest voting place and who you can vote for in your electorate.
You need to enrol before election day.
It’s still worth checking, especially if you’ve moved house since you last enrolled.
You can enrol and vote together at any advance voting place. You can't enrol on election day.
If you've got an EasyVote card, take it with you, if not, that's OK, you just need to give your name and address. You don't need to take ID. Find out more.
You can vote from 11 to 23 September. The videos below will show you what to expect when you go to vote. Find out more.
Below are three tools to help you decide who to vote for.
On the Fence uses a fun, friendly format to match users with the parties that most closely match their values.
Vote Compass is designed for all voters, to help them see how their views align with those of the political parties running for election.
Information about all the policies, all in one place.
Enrolling or voting for the first time can be daunting. These short videos explain how to enrol and what to expect when voting.
How to enrol to vote
Everything you need to know about enrolling to vote in New Zealand.
How to Vote
If you're a first-time voter, here's what to expect when you go to vote! It's easy, and only takes a few minutes.
So you think you're ready to vote?
To vote in this year's General Election, you have to be enrolled.
Can you vote before election day?
Voting starts two weeks before election day.
How long does it take to vote?
Find out how long it really takes.
Do I need ID to vote?
Find out what other Kiwis think.
Your vote, your voice.
Everyone has a reason to vote - what's yours?
How are votes counted?
Millions of New Zealanders will vote in this year's General Election - but how are all those votes counted?
We’ve got information sheets available in different languages, so download one in your chosen language below.
Check out some key dates to make voting easy in this year’s general election.
11th September – 23rd September
23rd September - Voting places open 9am-7pm