2013 District Health Board Elections
Triennial elections for elected members of all local authorities throughout New Zealand, including district health boards, are to be conducted, by postal vote, on Saturday 12 October 2013.
The elections will be conducted under the provisions of the Local Electoral Act 2001, the Local Electoral Regulations 2001 and the New Zealand Public Health & Disability Act, 2000. City/district councils conduct the district health board elections on behalf of the district health boards.
For more information about local elections visit the DHB board appointment process section of the Ministry of Health