Online voting news stories
Voter vulnerabilities: Cybersecurity risks impact national elections
The outcome of elections have an enormous impact on the political and cultural landscape of any democratic society.
Swiss Post asks public to hack its e-voting system
Switzerland’s postal service Swiss Post is inviting keen-eyed security experts and white hats to hack its e-voting system.
AIIA says Government needs to ditch 'archaic' voting methods & switch to e-voting
Why is Australia slow at electronic voting uptake? The AIIA says that with e-voting in place, we would already know the election results by now.
Scrapping of online voting trial a 'blow to democracy'
“This short-sighted decision is a blow to local democracy by people clearly struggling to adapt to the digital era."
Online voting trial canned
"Maintaining public confidence and understanding of local electoral processes is more important than trialling online voting this year.”
Palmerston North City Council
Online voting trial gaining traction, but who pays?
Horizons Regional Council will support an online voting trial for Palmerston North and Whanganui Councils, but will not contribute to the cost.
Wellington City Council
Wellington City Council to participate in online voting trial
"It makes sense for us to participate in the online voting pilot."
Blind Citizens NZ
No online voting 'major blow' to disabled Kiwis
"Imagine if you could only vote by telling someone and having them vote for you.That's what it's like for blind people and others with disabilities."