School of Practical Politics 2019

ACT New Zealand is running a School of Practical Politics programme, to up skill candidates and activists for the 2020 General Election. The School programme is open to all market-orientated candidates and activists and is based on the Canadian Manning Centre’s School of Practical Politics.

Is the ACT School of Practical Politics for you?

The School of Practical Politics is open to all people interested in advancing market-oriented policies in New Zealand politics.  You may or may not be a potential ACT Party candidate or activist, you might be running for local body elections or just interested in politics. If this is you then we welcome your application, numbers are limited to ensure quality attention to candidate development.


The first School will take place on Monday evenings and Sunday afternoons.  These dates are as follows:

  • Monday evenings 7.00pm to 9.00pm - September 09, 16, 23, 30; and
  • Sunday afternoons 1.00pm to 3.30pm - September 22, October 06.

As outlined in our email, we will try and accommodate individual exceptions to attending any particular session however, you will be expected to commit to the programme sessions to successfully complete the School curriculum.


To cover the cost of administration and resources, please "secure your place" as a Member or Non-Member. 

These seats are limited, so get in early.



Monday, 09 Sep, 2019


ACT Head Office
Level 2 27 Gillies Avenue
Auckland 1023
New Zealand
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Bruce Haycock ·


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Will you come?

$100.00 Non-Member
$50.00 Member