PIANZEA Advisory Group


The PIANZEA Advisory Group (PAG) is an advisory body for the Pacific Islands, Australia and New Zealand Electoral Administrators (PIANZEA) Network. The advisory group provides strategic direction and oversight for the Network activities including approving work plans and activities and deciding on major Network initiatives. Members from the PAG represent each PIANZEA region including Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia, Australia and New Zealand.

The current members of PAG are: Fiji – representing Melanesia, Kiribati – representing Micronesia, Tuvalu – representing Polynesia, The Australian Electoral Commission – representing Australia and the New Zealand Electoral Commission – representing New Zealand.




Representatives at the last PAG meeting in Canberra, Australia in March 2017. From left to right: Ms Takiakia Beneteti (Kiribati Ministry of Affairs), Mr Mohammed Saneem (Fijian Elections Office), Ms Alicia Wright (New Zealand Electoral Commission), Mr Tom Rogers (Australian Electoral Commission), Ms Maseiga Ionatana (Office of the Prime Minister Tuvalu).