Electoral Regulations 1996

  • This version was replaced on 28 August 2017 to make corrections to regulations 4B, 18(2), 19(1) and (1)(b), 21(5)(a)(iv), 25(5), 26(3), 45(1)(b), (1)(b)(i), and (2), 46(2) and (7)(b), 49(1)(b)(i) and (2)(a), and form 15 in Schedule 1 under section 25(1)(i), (j)(ii), (iii), and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.
18 Party lists

(1)

Where, for the purposes of any general election being conducted in accordance with the Act, lists of candidates (in this regulation called party lists) are submitted to the Electoral Commission under section 127 of the Act, the Electoral Commission must, as soon as reasonably practicable after nomination day for that election, send to each Returning Officer copies of each party list (not being a list rejected under section 128 of the Act).

(2)

Where the names of more than 65 candidates are included on a party list, only the first 65 of those names shall be included on each copy of that list sent under subclause (1) to each Returning Officer.

(3)

[Revoked]

(4)

[Revoked]

Regulation 18(1): amended, on 1 October 2010, by section 32(2)(c) of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26).

Regulation 18(1): amended, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 5(1) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).

Regulation 18(3): revoked, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 5(2) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).

Regulation 18(4): revoked, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 5(2) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).