The Independent Electoral Review Panel was established by the Minister of Justice in May 2022 to review parliamentary electoral legislation - primarily the Electoral Act 1993 and the Electoral Regulations 1996, but also Part 6 of the Broadcasting Act 1989 and Parts 2 and 3 of the Constitution Act 1986.

Our purpose is to provide advice to the Government on how to ensure that New Zealand continues to have an electoral system that:

Terms of Reference

Proactive release

Last updated: 27 September 2022

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