Constituency Election Petition Rules 2008

Reprint as at 18 October 2016

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Constituency Election Petition Rules 2008

(SR 2008/383)

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 6th day of October 2008

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These rules are administered by the Ministry of Justice.

Pursuant to section 234 of the Electoral Act 1993 and sections 51C and 51D of the Judicature Act 1908, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, and with the concurrence of the Right Honourable the Chief Justice and at least 2 other members of the Rules Committee (of whom at least 1 was a Judge of the High Court), makes the following rules.