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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 448 from 2014-12-19 to 2023-09-19:

Marginal note:Contents of application

  •  (1) An electoral district association of a registered party may submit to the Chief Electoral Officer an application for registration that includes

    • (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 association’s office where 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 shall be accompanied by

    • (a) the signed consent of the financial agent to act in that capacity;

    • (b) the signed consent of the auditor to act in that capacity; 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 to the association which of the 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 registers it in the registry of electoral district associations.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 448
  • 2014, c. 12, s. 86
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