Application to register political party logo

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The Electoral Commission is considering an application made under Part 4 of the Electoral Act 1993 to register the following political party logo for The Opportunities Party (TOP), a registered political party:

Registration of a logo is needed for it to appear on a voting paper.   

Registration of a party logo may be refused if the logo is indecent, offensive, likely to cause confusion or mislead electors, or contains any reference to a title or honour or similar form of identification, or infringes an intellectual property right.

Anyone who wishes to comment on the party logo may do so in writing to the Electoral Commission at:

The deadline for comments is 5pm, 26 April 2017.

Further information on the party logo registration process is available online here or email enquiries@elections.govt.nz or phone 04 495 0030 9am–5pm Monday to Friday.