Current party and logo applications

The Commission is responsible for registering political parties and party logos. Any applications we are currently considering are listed on this page.

Applications to register a political party and logo

Date of application Proposed
party name &
abbreviation
Proposed logo Stage of application Public consultation
 18/10/2022 Freedoms New Zealand, Freedoms NZ Processing * Open
19/10/2022 New Nation Party, NNP Processing * Not open

* Logo applications cannot be processed until after the return of the writ for the Hamilton West by-election (17 January 2023)

Applications to change a party name or logo

Date of application Current party name Proposed
party name,
abbreviation
or logo
Stage of application Public consultation
15/10/2022 New Conservative   Processing *  Not open
26/10/2022 The Opportunities Party (TOP) Processing * Not open

* Logo applications cannot be processed until after the return of the writ for the Hamilton West by-election (17 January 2023)

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