New Zealand Permanent Mission Geneva, Switzerland
A Parliamentary by-election to elect a Member of Parliament for the electorate of Ikaroa-Rāwhiti is being held on Saturday 29 June 2013.
You must be Māori or of Māori descent to enrol in the Māori electorate of Ikaroa-Rāwhiti. You must also:
The receiving office for New Zealand visa applications is about to change. From 10 December 2012, applications can no longer be lodged with the New Zealand Consulate-General in Geneva, and instead need to be sent to the New Zealand Visa Application Centre (VAC) in London. If you reside in the UK, you can submit your application to the VAC in person.
The Māori Electoral Option gives New Zealanders of Māori descent the opportunity to choose whether they want to be on the Māori Electoral Roll or the General Electoral Roll when they vote in the next two General Elections.