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Local Government Act 1993 No 30
Current version for 25 June 2019 to date (accessed 18 September 2019 at 23:39)
Chapter 10 Part 3 Section 280
280   Ward election of councillors—method 1
(1)  Each councillor for an area that is divided into wards may be elected by an electorate comprising all the electors for a ward.
(2)  The same number of councillors is to be elected for each ward. The mayor is to be excluded when determining that number if the mayor is to be elected by all the electors for the area.
(3)  The same person is not to be a candidate for election as a councillor by the electors for more than one ward, unless the election is for the mayor as such.