Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Auditor — eligibility
478.61 (1) Only the following are eligible to be an auditor for a leadership contestant:
(a) a person who is a member in good standing of a corporation, association or institute of professional accountants; or
(b) a partnership of which every partner is a member in good standing of a corporation, association or institute of professional accountants.
Marginal note:Auditor — ineligibility
(2) The following persons are ineligible to be an auditor:
(a) an election officer or a member of the staff of a returning officer;
(b) the chief agent of a registered party or an eligible party, or a registered agent of a registered party;
(c) a candidate or their official agent;
(d) an electoral district agent of a registered association;
(e) a leadership contestant or their leadership campaign agent;
(f) a nomination contestant or their financial agent; and
(g) a financial agent of a registered third party.
Marginal note:If partnership appointed as auditor
(3) A person may be appointed as agent for a leadership contestant even if the person is a member of a partnership that has been appointed as an auditor, in accordance with this Act, for the registered party.
- 2014, c. 12, s. 86
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