Can You Candidate? You Can. Zoom in with Elections Experts

Online information sessions for prospective candidates in the Auckland Council local elections 2022

Can You Candidate? You Can.

Have you been thinking about the key issues our region is facing and how you could help make important decisions for Tāmaki Makaurau? 

Tune in to these online information sessions to hear why you should stand and what’s involved.

Prospective candidates are invited to put their questions to our panel of experts. 

These online information sessions are for anyone who is interested in becoming a candidate in the Auckland Council local elections 2022.

During these sessions, we'll take you through:

  • the different roles you can be a candidate for
  • what the council does and the services and facilities we look after
  • elected representatives' decision-making responsibilities
  • a day in the life of an elected member
  • what to expect in the role
  • how much elected members get paid
  • tips to help you campaign.

Find out everything you need to know about the upcoming local elections and how to become a candidate at

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