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Election signs

There are some limits on the erection and placement of local body election signage.

No election signage is permitted in or above public areas. This includes reserves, roads, footpaths, berms and state highways. Election signage cannot be fixed to utility poles or other structures on public land, including vehicles and trailers.

Infringement fines may apply for non-compliance.

Election signs are classified as Advertising Signs in the New Plymouth District Plan.

The following requirements are set out in the District Plan.