The road to MMP

Page 6 – Further information

This web feature was written by Neill Atkinson and produced by the team.


Books and articles

  • Neill Atkinson, Adventures in democracy: a history of the vote in New Zealand, University of Otago Press in association with the Electoral Commission, Dunedin, 2003 
  • Keith Jackson & Alan McRobie, New Zealand adopts proportional representation: accident? design? evolution?, Ashgate, Aldershot (UK), 1998  
  • Royal Commission on the Electoral System, Towards a better democracy: report of the Royal Commission on the Electoral System, Government Printer, Wellington, 1986


How to cite this page

'Further information', URL:, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 14-Apr-2021