A voter need not update address

Voters are not required to update addresses when they move

Voters who move home are not required to register at their new address to cast ballots, meaning the place they are registered at could have been demolished, the High Court heard yesterday.

Thursday, 7 February, 2013, 4:18am

Appointed councillors say they're ready to face voters

Appointed councillors say they're ready to face voters

It's nearly three years before the next election and already at least 10 district council appointees are thinking of running - after the chief executive said government-appointed council seats would be scrapped in 2016.

22 Jan 2013 - 4:09am

One thousand voters disqualified pre-Legco elections

Charles Mok. Photo: Jonathan Wong

More than 1,000 voters were disqualified from voting in functional constituencies ahead of the Legislative Council election last September, the Registration and Electoral Office has revealed.

The figure is a three-fold increase in disqualifications compared with the 2008 election and can be attributed to revelations of vote-rigging last year.

22 Jan 2013 - 4:29am