(1) This section establishes the Electoral Commission.
(2) The Electoral Commission is a Crown entity for the purposes of section 7 of the Crown Entities Act 2004.
(3) The Crown Entities Act 2004 applies to the Electoral Commission except to the extent that this Act expressly provides otherwise.
(4) The Electoral Commission established by subsection (1) is not the same body as the Electoral Commission established by section 4.
Section 4B: inserted, on 22 May 2010, by section 4 of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26).