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Electoral and Referendum Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B04248
  • No longer in force
SR 1988 No. 182 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Electoral and Referendum Regulations.
Administered by: Finance
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Aug-1988
Tabled Senate24-Aug-1988
Gazetted 25 Jul 1988
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

Statutory Rules 1988 No. 1821


Electoral and Referendum Regulations2


I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulation under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984.

Dated 25 July 1988.



By His Excellency’s Command,

Robert Ray

Minister of State for Home Affairs



The Schedule to the Electoral and Referendum Regulations is amended by omitting Form 27 and substituting the following form:


(S.R. 191/88)—Cat. No.                                                                                                                                 16/23.6.1988


FORM 27                               Subregulation 41 (1)



Certificate No.



To the Divisional Returning Officer for

Elector’s enrolled Division


Surname or family name


Full Christian or given names


Address for which you claim to be enrolled




Address at which you are now living permanently (if different from above)




Date of birth

If you have changed your name since you last enrolled, please print your previous name here.

Day    Month      Year


I declare that 1 am enrolled for the above named Division and am entitled to a postal vote.

Signature of elector




I certify that the above certificate was signed by the elector in my presence.


I certify that the elector is a registered general postal voter who is so physically incapacitated as to be unable to sign his/her name.

I am entitled to be an authorised witness.

Signature of authorised witness

Text Box: /	/

Title of authorised witness



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 25 July 1988.

2. Statutory Rules 1940 No. 163 as amended by 1949 No. 62; 1954 No. 27; 1961 No. 103; 1966 No. 140; 1973 No. 62; 1974 No, 44; 1980 No. 241; 1981 Nos. 80 and 84; 1983 Nos. 114, 153, 176, 181, 235, 274 and 313; 1984 No. 287; 1987 Nos. 118 and 119.

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