Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011

17 Assistance to be given to Registrar

Section 122 is amended by repealing subsections (1) and (2) and substituting the following subsections:

(1)

All constables—

(a)

must, at the Registrar’s request, assist the Registrar by informing him or her of the name of any person whom they have reason to believe is qualified to be registered as an elector but is not registered, or is registered but is not qualified to be registered; and

(b)

must give the Registrar any information the Registrar requests relating to the qualifications of any person for registration as an elector.

(2)

All constables must also assist the Registrar by making such inquiries and obtaining such information as he or she requests.