Enrol to vote
You can only vote in NZ elections if you’re enrolled on the electoral roll.
Who can enrol to vote
If you’re eligible, you must enrol. To find out if you are eligible see:
How to enrol
If you can’t enrol online, you can enrol or update your details in other ways including without an ID, through the mail, or by call or text.
Support is available to help you enrol and vote if you have a disability.
For more information on democracy in NZ, guidance for political parties and candidates, resources for stakeholders, statistics, about the Electoral Commission and historical information about past events see: