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Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 7 February 2020 to date (accessed 10 April 2020 at 07:27)
Part 5 Division 4 Clause 61
61   Persons entitled to vote in election of directors of a private drainage board
(1)  A person is entitled to vote in an election of directors of a private drainage board if the person is the owner of land within the drainage district of that board.
(2)  At any such election—
(a)  the owner of land not exceeding 20 hectares is entitled to one vote, and
(b)  the owner of land exceeding 20 hectares but not exceeding 120 hectares is entitled to 2 votes, and
(c)  the owner of land exceeding 120 hectares is entitled to 3 votes.
(3)  If the Crown is entitled to vote in an election, the votes may be exercised by—
(a)  any director appointed to the board by the Minister, or
(b)  if a director has not been appointed to the board by the Minister, by a Public Service employee authorised in writing for that purpose by the Ministerial Corporation.