Marriage Act 1955

  • This version was replaced on 3 May 2017 to make corrections to sections 25(3) and 60(c) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Part 2 Marriage celebrants

Part 2 heading: replaced, on 1 January 1977, by section 2(1) of the Marriage Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 8).

7 List of marriage celebrants

(1)

The Registrar-General shall in each year prepare a list of marriage celebrants (in this Part referred to as the list) and shall cause the list to be published in the Gazette.

(2)

The list shall contain the name of each person entitled under this Act to act as a marriage celebrant and shall be corrected or added to as the occasion may require. The Registrar-General shall cause each correction or addition to the list to be published in the Gazette.

(3)

The Registrar-General shall specify in each list published in the Gazette a date on which the list shall come into force, and on that date all previous lists and all corrections and additions to any previous list shall be deemed to be cancelled and of no effect.

Compare: 1908 No 113 s 14

Section 7 heading: amended, on 1 January 1977, by section 2(1) of the Marriage Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 8).

Section 7(1): amended, on 1 January 1977, by section 2(1) of the Marriage Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 8).

Section 7(2): amended, on 1 January 1977, by section 2(1) of the Marriage Amendment Act 1976 (1976 No 8).