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.
Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Electoral Regulations 1996 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Electoral Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/83)

Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9): section 114

Electoral Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/122)

Electoral Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 8): sections 52–55

Electoral Amendment Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/41)

Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81): section 413

Electoral (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011 (SR 2011/161)

Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 137): section 42

Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26): section 32(1)(c), (2)(c)

Court Martial Act 2007 (2007 No 101): section 87

Electoral Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/260)

Electoral Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2002 (SR 2002/96)

Electoral Amendment Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/56)