Local Electoral Act 2001

7 Application

This Act applies to—

(a)

every election of the mayor of a territorial authority; and

(b)

every election of 1 or more members of a territorial authority; and

(c)

every election of 1 or more members of a regional council; and

(ca)

every election of 1 or more members of a local board; and

(d)

every election of 1 or more members of a community board; and

(e)

every election of 1 or more members of a licensing trust; and

(f)

every election of 1 or more members of a district health board; and

(g)

any other election to which this Act, or its predecessors, is applied by any other Act, to the extent provided in that Act; and

(h)

every poll required by any Act to be taken under this Act, or its predecessors; and

(i)

any other election conducted as a consequence of a direction under section 8; and

(j)

any referendum deemed to be a poll by section 9.

Section 7(ca): inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 76 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).