204M Grounds on which application for registration must be refused

The Electoral Commission must refuse an application by a promoter to be registered if—

(a)

the application does not comply with section 204L; or

(b)

the Electoral Commission is not satisfied that the promoter is eligible under section 204K to be registered; or

(c)

the name of the promoter is—

(i)

indecent or offensive; or

(ii)

likely to cause confusion or mislead electors.

Compare: 1993 No 87 s 65(a), (c); 2007 No 111 s 17(1)(a), (c)

Section 204M: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by section 7 of the Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 137).