(1) At every contested election to return a Member for a constituency- (Amended 25 of 2003 s. 30)
(a) a poll is to be taken of the electors of the constituency; and
(b) the voting at the poll is to be by secret ballot.
(2) A poll is to be conducted in accordance with the regulations and regulations in force under the Electoral Affairs Commission Ordinance (Cap 541).
(3) The Returning Officer appointed for a constituency is responsible for supervising an election for the constituency in accordance with this Ordinance and the Electoral Affairs Commission Ordinance (Cap 541).