Functions of the commission

According to part 1, section 5 of LASIEC Law No. 15 of 2001 which was published in the Lagos state of Nigeria official Gazette No.40 Vol. 34 of 22nd November, 2001, the functions of the commission include:-

  1. To Organize, Undertake and supervise all elections to Local Government council within the state
  2. To render such advice as it may consider necessary to the Independent National Electoral Commission on the compilation of the register of Voters;
  3. To provide guideline to political parties stipulating the rules and procedures for the electioneering campaigns for Local Government Election.
  4. To assign Poll clerks and orderlies in respect of each polling station or unit to assist at the taking of the poll;
  5. Carry out such other function as may be conferred on it by law