The result is in...
Hamilton City Council will be using STV to elect our Mayor and Councillors!
From 17 June to 17 July 2020 we asked whether you think First Past the Post (FPP) or Single Transferable Voting (STV) is the best voting system for our city.
We received 928 submissions and here's what you told us:
WHY YOU PREFER STV
Less wastage of votes
Better representation of public opinion
Opportunity for more diversity of elected members
WHY YOU PREFER FPP
Easier to vote
Simple majority voting
Easy to understand