Persons qualified to vote

60 Who may vote

Subject to the provisions of this Act, the following persons, and no others, shall be qualified to vote at any election in any district, namely,—

(a)

any person whose name lawfully appears on the main roll or any supplementary roll for the district and who is qualified to be registered as an elector of the district:

(b)

any person—

(i)

who is qualified to be registered as an elector of the district; and

(ii)

who is registered as an elector of the district as a result of having applied for registration as an elector of the district before polling day:

(c)

any person who is qualified to be registered as an elector of the district, and was at the time of the last preceding election duly registered as an elector of the district or, where a change of boundaries has intervened, of some other district in which his or her then place of residence within the first-mentioned district was then situated:

(d)

any person—

(i)

who is qualified to be registered as an elector of the district; and

(ii)

who is registered as an elector of the district as a result of having applied, since the last preceding election and before polling day, for registration as an elector of the district or, where a change of boundaries has intervened, of some other district in which that person’s then place of residence within the first-mentioned district was then situated:

(e)

any person who is qualified to be registered as an elector of the district pursuant to section 74 and who resides on Campbell Island or Raoul Island or has resided on either of those Islands at any time in the 1 month before polling day:

(f)

any member of the Defence Force who is outside New Zealand, if he or she is or will be of or over the age of 18 years on polling day, and his or her place of residence immediately before he or she last left New Zealand is within the district.

Compare: 1956 No 107 s 99; 1981 No 120 s 31; 1983 No 104 s 18; 1985 No 150 s 2(4); 1990 No 1 s 49(1), (2)

Section 60(a): substituted, on 6 December 1995, by section 13(1) of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).

Section 60(b): substituted, on 6 December 1995, by section 13(1) of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).

Section 60(c): substituted, on 6 December 1995, by section 13(1) of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).

Section 60(d): substituted, on 6 December 1995, by section 13(1) of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).

Section 60(f): amended, on 6 December 1995, by section 13(2) of the Electoral Amendment Act (No 2) 1995 (1995 No 61).