206Y Periods for claiming and paying registered promoter’s election expenses


A claim for any election expenses against a registered promoter is recoverable only if it is sent to the registered promoter within 20 working days after the day on which the declaration required by section 179(2) is made.


A claim that is sent to a registered promoter in accordance with subsection (1) must be paid within 40 working days after the day on which that declaration is made, and not otherwise.


A person who makes a payment in breach of this section is guilty of an illegal practice.


This section is subject to sections 206Z and 206ZA.

Compare: 2007 No 111 s 82

Section 206Y: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by section 15 of the Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 137).