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  • Online voting tipped to be under consideration

    The Electoral Office may have advised Parliament that it’s time to take another look at online voting, but its advice, tendered to a Parliamentary Select Committee, will remain under wraps for some time yet.

  • Trust takes e-voting punt

    The Hutt-Mana Energy Trust is not bound by the Local Electoral Act, but by its own constitution and rules, and has accordingly chosen to offer an internet voting option to electors in its area for the election of trustees next month.

  • A vote in favour

    Local body elections are being held this year, using the traditional paper ballot. Can electronic voting ever replace it? What are the risks of voting online and can they be overcome? Does the web offer politicians and voters anything extra in terms of candidates spreading the message and connecting with the people? Stephen Bell gauges the political pulse.