New Zealand


ACT New Zealand

The Association of Consumers and Taxpayers (ACT) started life as a right wing pressure group and was founded as a political party in 1994. It describes itself as right-wing and […] more ->

Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand  (Rōpū Kākāriki o Aotearoa)

The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand or Green Party was founded in 1972, originally as the Values Party but with little electoral success. In 1989 the Values Party was […] more ->

Jim Anderton's Progressive Party

Jim Anderton’s Progressive Party was founded as the Progressive Party in 2002 and named after its founder in 2005. It describes itself as left of the Labour Party and believes […] more ->

Mana Party

The Mana Party was founded by Hone Harawira in April 2011 when he broke away from the Māori Party. It describes itself as left wing and believes in indigenous rights […] more ->

Māori Party (Te Tōrangapū Māori)

The Māori Party was founded on 7th July 2004 as a result of the foreshore and seabed controversy into whether the Māori had a legitimate claim to ownership of part […] more ->

New Zealand Labour Party (Rōpū Reipa o Aotearoa)

The New Zealand Labour Party or Labour was founded in 1916. It describes itself as centre-left and believes in social democracy, democratic socialism , progressivism and the third way. In […] more ->

New Zealand National Party (Rōpū Nāhinara)

The New Zealand National Party or National was formed from two conservative parties, the Reform Party and United Party in 1936. It describes itself as centre-right and believes in conservatism. […] more ->

United Future New Zealand

United Future New Zealand or United Future was founded in 1995 following the defection of seven MPs from the National Party (4) and Labour Party (3). It describes itself as […] more ->

Minor Parties

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