Welcome To Azad Jammu & Kashmir Election Commission

Legal Status of the AJ&K Election Commission

The Administrative Head of the AJ&K Election Commission i.e. (The Chief Election Commissioner) derives his legal/constitutional status from the Article 50 of the “Azad Jammu & Kashmir Interim Constitution Act 1974”

Functions

Continuous preparation and updating of Electoral Rolls under the provisions of Azad Jammu & Kashmir Electoral Rolls Ordinance, 1970 and Electoral Rolls Rules 1970.
Conduct of general and bye elections to the AJ&K Legislative Assembly according to the provisions of AJ&K Interim Constitution Act 1974 and Azad Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly (Elections) Ordinance, 1970 and Rules, 1970.