Surname spelling error on Tokoroa Ward voting papers
Released - Monday 19 September 2022
An error on the voting papers and candidate profile booklet has been identified, Electoral Officer Warwick Lampp said today.
For the Tokoroa Ward voting papers, the surname for Josiah TEOKOTAI has been incorrectly spelt as TEOTOKAI.
“Unfortunately, the error occurred in the proofing and printing process.” Mr Lampp said. “I apologise to Josiah and his family for the error, this was identified after the voting papers and candidate profile booklets were printed, however it is correct on the Council’s website”.
The full list of candidates for the Tokoroa Ward is below. All profiles can be found at: www.southwaikato.govt.nzand follow the Elections 2022 link to the candidate profiles.
William Ernest (Bill)
James Edward (James)
Voting documents are in the process of being delivered to letterboxes. Voting closes at 12 noon on Saturday 8 October 2022 with the progress results being announced later that day.
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