Are you eligible to vote? Get enrolled and ready!

Voting is open from 3rd October through to election day on the 17th. Go to vote.nz for more info and/or browse the resources below.

It's always important to have your say on who represents you in Parliament - and voting this year is even more relevant with two significant referenda on the ballot: Cannabis Legalisation and Control and End of Life Choice (click the links for further info!).

Resources:

What are the options?

Policy.NZ lets you browse by subjects that matter most to you to compare parties, candidates and their policies.

Latest election news:

Thank the tax-payer for RNZ!

We're very lucky in New Zealand to have a quality, non-partisan news outlet free from commercial influence.

Full election coverage here

Euthanasia coverage here

Cannabis coverage here

Candidate Debates:

Newshub Leader's Debate (Labour & National):

TVNZ Young Voter's Debate (Young candidates from NZ First, Act, Labour, National & Green Party):

Documentary : Cannabis Legalisation

"Paddy Gower breaks free of his news reporter shackles for an impartial investigation of the world of medical and recreational marijuana, and what this untapped billion-dollar industry could mean for New Zealand." (Requires free & easy-to-register Mediaworks login)

Podcasts:

The Spinoff: Gone by Lunchtime

"Mihingarangi Forbes, Toby Manhire, Annabelle Lee Mather and Ben Thomas go over what we learned from the Newshub leaders’ debate between Jacinda Ardern and Judith Collins."

RNZ: The Caucus

"Guyon Espiner, Lisa Owen, Tim Watkin and Scott Campbell guide you through the maze of politics to Election 2020, with frank and forthright discussion."