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Pre-election report 2022

Primarily for anyone considering standing for local council, pre-election reports provide important information on the issues Nelson and Council are likely to face over the coming years.  


A pre-election report provides information to promote public discussion about the issues facing Nelson and Council. The report is an apolitical document required by law and is the responsibility of the chief executive to publish prior to the local election. 

What the Pre-Election Report 2022 covers 

The report provides an overview of the current position and future direction of Council, including its financial position and planned spending.  The report highlights the significant challenges and opportunities Nelson and Council are likely to face, and the major projects and initiatives planned over the coming years. 

Take a look at the report to learn more about the issues and what we’re doing to respond. A supporting information document provides further detail on Council’s 11 activity areas. 


Previous reports