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.

Part 4 Voting from Tokelau, Campbell Island, Raoul Island, Ross Dependency, vessels, offshore installations, remote islands administered by Department of Conservation, and remote locations overseas

Part 4: substituted, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 29 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).

Part 4 heading: amended, on 23 June 2017, by regulation 6 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/83).

53 Application of Part

This Part applies to—

(a)

special voters on Tokelau, Campbell Island, Raoul Island, and the Ross Dependency; and

(b)

special voters on vessels not scheduled to return to port during the period beginning with the close of nominations and ending with the close of the poll; and

(ba)

special voters on offshore installations; and

(bb)

special voters on remote islands administered by the Department of Conservation; and

(c)

special voters who—

(i)

are overseas during the period between nomination day and polling day; and

(ii)

by reason of their remote location, have had no access at any time during that period to special voting facilities other than those provided by this Part.

Regulation 53: substituted, on 16 May 2002, by regulation 29 of the Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96).

Regulation 53(b): amended, on 23 June 2017, by regulation 7(1) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/83).

Regulation 53(ba): inserted, on 23 June 2017, by regulation 7(2) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/83).

Regulation 53(bb): inserted, on 23 June 2017, by regulation 7(2) of the Electoral Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/83).