Electorates

As of the 2020 General Election, there are 72 electorates in New Zealand; 65 general electorates and 7 Māori electorates.

Your electorate determines which candidates you can give your candidate vote to. Use the map below to help find your local MP, or visit the Electoral Commission's website, vote.nz, to learn more about the two types of electorates and how to enrol.

General electorates

Māori electorates


About this page

Boundary data sourced from Stats NZ. Attributed to Stats NZ and the Representation Commission. Used under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence.

The electorate boundaries shown on this map are highly simplified to reduce file size. To find your electorate — especially if you live near an electorate boundary — visit vote.nz.

The boundaries shown are also the 2020 boundaries, in use from the 2020 General Election, and not those from the 2014 boundary review.

Acknowedgements to GeoJSON.io and Mapshaper, whose free tools assisted greatly in the presentation of these boundaries.