Notice Type
Vice Regal
Notice Title

Notifying Writ for General Election


A Proclamation

I, The Right Honourable Dame Patsy Reddy, Governor-General of New Zealand, hereby declare that, pursuant to the Electoral Act 1993, I have today signed the Writ authorising and requiring the Electoral Commission to conduct a general election.

Given under the hand of Her Excellency the Governor-General, and issued under the Seal of New Zealand on 23 August 2017.


BILL ENGLISH, Prime Minister.

God Save The Queen!