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.
44 Declarations by Overseas Returning Officers and Overseas Issuing Officers


Every Overseas Returning Officer and Overseas Issuing Officer must, before entering into the duties of office, declare that he or she will comply with section 203.


The declaration must—


be in a form that the Electoral Commission has approved; and


be witnessed as specified in the form.

Regulation 44: replaced, on 21 March 2017, by section 114 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).