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Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1995 No 62
Current version for 24 September 2018 to date (accessed 24 September 2019 at 19:24)
21 Name of child
(1) The birth registration statement must state the name of the child.(2) However, the Registrar may assign a name to the child if:(a) the name stated in the birth registration statement is a prohibited name, or(b) the birth registration statement is lodged by both parents of the child and they satisfy the Registrar that they are unable to agree on the child’s name.