The Waikato District Council’s Mayor, 13 Councillors and 30 Community Board Members represent you, your whanau and the community. They are accountable to you for the planning, direction and management of resources to meet the present and future needs of the district.

Successful candidates need to have a clear understanding of what the community needs and who they are.

Below is a list of the candidates for the 2019 elections. Candidates information including candidates information booklet and information requests can be found here.


Click the headings below to view the candidates and candidate statements.