Electoral Finance Act 2007

  • repealed
10 Appointment of auditor for party
  • (1) A party must appoint an auditor.

    (2) On the registration of a party under section 67 of the Electoral Act 1993, the person named, under section 63(2)(c)(v) of that Act, as the party's auditor in the application for the registration is to be taken to have been appointed under subsection (1).

    (3) A party must without delay appoint another auditor if the auditor appointed by the party under subsection (1), or taken to have been appointed under subsection (2),—

    • (a) does not for any reason commence to hold office; or

    • (b) ceases to hold office; or

    • (c) becomes ineligible to hold office.

    (4) If at any time a party appoints a new auditor under subsection (3), the party must—

    • (a) notify the Electoral Commission; and

    • (b) send to the Electoral Commission—

      • (i) the name, address, and contact details of the new auditor; and

      • (ii) the new auditor's signed consent to the appointment.