42 Indexes of streets and places

(1)

The Surveyor-General—

(a)

shall, as soon as practicable after the gazetting of a notice under section 40(1)(b), compile, in respect of each electoral district, an index of streets and places within that district; and

(b)

shall compile from time to time, a comprehensive index which shall contain the names of all streets and places in New Zealand and which shall show the electoral district or electoral districts in which each street or place is to be found.

(2)

At the offices of the Electoral Commission and at such other convenient places within each district as the Minister from time to time directs, there shall be kept, for inspection by the public,—

(a)

a copy of the index compiled in respect of that district under subsection (1)(a); and

(b)

a copy of the index compiled under subsection (1)(b).

(3)

Copies of each index compiled under subsection (1)(a) shall be sold by the department within the meaning of section 2 of the Survey Act 1986.

(4)

Copies of each index compiled under subsection (1)(b) in respect of an electoral district shall be sold at every office of the department within the meaning of section 2 of the Survey Act 1986 and at such other convenient places as the Electoral Commission from time to time directs.

Compare: 1956 No 107 s 20A; 1981 No 120 s 7(1); 1989 No 142 s 22(1); 1991 No 68 s 8

Section 42(2): amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 12 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 42(3): amended, on 1 July 1996, by section 5 of the Survey Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 55).

Section 42(4): amended, on 1 October 2010, by section 32(1)(a) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26).

Section 42(4): amended, on 1 July 1996, by section 5 of the Survey Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 55).