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.
30 Delivery of special votes to Returning Officer

(1)

After marking an envelope in accordance with regulation 29(1) or (2), an Issuing Officer must immediately deliver the envelope to the Returning Officer by whom the Issuing Officer was appointed.

(2)

If a Returning Officer receives under subclause (1) an envelope containing a special vote issued for a district that is not the Returning Officer’s district, the Returning Officer must immediately post or forward the envelope to the Returning Officer for the district for which the vote was issued.

(3)

After marking an envelope in accordance with regulation 29(3) or (4), an Electoral Commissioner or electoral official must immediately arrange for the envelope to be posted or forwarded to the Returning Officer for the district for which the vote was issued.

Regulation 30: replaced, on 1 June 2014, by regulation 10 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122).