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.
35 Electoral Commission to determine whether person casting special vote is qualified to vote

The Electoral Commission must—


examine each declaration for a special vote (not being a special vote that is disallowed because it has been received late) for the purpose of determining whether the person is qualified to vote; and


ensure that the following words, as the case requires, are shown on the declaration:




“Not Qualified”:


“Party Vote Qualified”.

Regulation 35: replaced, on 21 March 2017, by section 114 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).