On 13 March 2018 the West Coast Regional Council reviewed its representation arrangements and resolved that the following proposal apply for the Council for the elections to be held during October 2019.
Communities of Interest
|Constituency||Population (30/6/2017)||Members||Population per member||% ratio compared to total as per section 19V of Local Electoral Act 2001 |
|Buller||10,150||2 elected members||5,075||109.4%|
|Grey||13,500||3 elected members||4,500 ||97.0%|
|Westland||8,810||2 elected members||4,405 ||95.0%|
| || || || || |
|Total||32,560||7 elected members|| 4,637|| |
A copy of a map showing existing West Coast Regional Constituency boundaries can be accessed at the link below or on the Local Government Commission website www.lgc.govt.nz/local-government-boundaries/boundary-descriptions
Submissions Are Invited
Persons with an interest in the proposed representation arrangements are invited to make written submissions to the Council's representation proposal.
Submissions should be forwarded to;
- West Coast Regional Council, 388 Main South Road, P.O.Box 66, Greymouth,
- Or emailed to: email@example.com,
Submissions must be received by Council no later than 5.00 pm Friday 24 April 2018.