Canada Elections Act

Version of section 403.02 from 2004-01-01 to 2014-12-18:


Marginal note:Contents of application

  •  (1) An application for registration of an electoral district association of a registered party may be submitted to the Chief Electoral Officer by the association, and must include

    • (a) the full name of the association and of the electoral district;

    • (b) the full name of the registered party;

    • (c) the address of the office of the association at which records are maintained and to which communications may be addressed;

    • (d) the names and addresses of the chief executive officer and other officers of the association;

    • (e) the name and address of the appointed auditor of the association; and

    • (f) the name and address of the financial agent of the association.

  • Marginal note:Accompanying documents

    (2) The application must be accompanied by

    • (a) the signed consent of the financial agent to so act;

    • (b) the signed consent of the auditor to so act; and

    • (c) a declaration signed by the leader of the party certifying that the electoral district association is an electoral district association of the party.

  • Marginal note:Examination of application

    (3) The Chief Electoral Officer shall register an electoral district association that meets the requirements of subsections (1) and (2). In the case of a refusal to register, the Chief Electoral Officer shall indicate which of those requirements have not been met.

  • Marginal note:Date of registration

    (4) An electoral district association is registered as of the date on which the Chief Electoral Officer enters it in the registry of electoral district associations.

  • 2003, c. 19, s. 23.
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