Voting opened on Friday 7 October 2016 and closed at 5pm on Friday 4th November 2016. All voting packs have been lodged with NZ post for all those registered on the Maniapoto tribal register who are 18 years of age and over. Each voting pack contained directions for submitting your vote (by post or online) to the Independent Returning Officer.
If you are not registered you could also vote by contacting the Independent Returning Officer on freephone 0800 666 030 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a special voting pack.
Thanks to those that placed your vote.
Voting results have been confirmed. Media Release can be viewed here