Central Coast Water Corporation Act 2006 No 105
Historical version for 25 February 2011 to 5 January 2012 (accessed 24 November 2014 at 09:14) Current version
Part 1Section 3

3   Definitions

(cf State Owned Corporations Act 1989, section 3)

(1)  In this Act:

area of operations, in relation to the Corporation, means the area to which its operating licence applies, as referred to in section 38.

assets means any legal or equitable estate or interest (whether present or future, whether vested or contingent and whether personal or assignable) in real or personal property of any description (including money), and includes securities, choses in action and documents.

Board, in relation to the Corporation, means the board of directors of the Corporation.

board, in relation to a subsidiary of the Corporation, means the board of directors of the subsidiary.

constituent council means the Gosford City Council or the Wyong Shire Council.

constitution means:

(a)  in relation to the Corporation, the constitution of the Corporation referred to in section 8, or
(b)  in relation to any of the Corporation’s subsidiaries that is a company within the meaning of the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth, the constitution of the company within the meaning of that Act, or
(c)  in relation to any of the Corporation’s subsidiaries that is not such a company, the subsidiary’s charter or memorandum and articles of association.

director means:

(a)  in relation to the Corporation, a member of the Board of the Corporation, and
(b)  in relation to a subsidiary of the Corporation, a member of the board of the subsidiary.

exercise a function includes perform a duty.

function includes power, authority and duty.

government entity means:

(a)  a State department, administrative office, instrumentality, agency, authority or entity, that is not a corporation, or
(b)  a division, branch or other part of such a department, office, instrumentality, agency, authority or entity.

IPART means the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal.

liabilities means liabilities, debts and obligations (whether present or future, whether vested or contingent and whether personal or assignable).

operating licence means an operating licence granted under section 33 (1).

rights means all rights, powers, privileges and immunities (whether present or future, whether vested or contingent and whether personal or assignable).

subsidiary means a body corporate that would be a subsidiary of the Corporation if the Corporation were a company registered under the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth.

the Corporation means the Central Coast Water Corporation referred to in section 4.

the State includes the Crown in right of New South Wales and the Government of New South Wales.

transfer order means an order referred to in section 32 (1) or (2) or section 41 (3).

voting shareholders, in relation to the Corporation or any of its subsidiaries, means the shareholders of the Corporation as referred to in section 7, in their capacities as shareholders in the Corporation.

water supply authority has the same meaning as it has in the Water Management Act 2000.

(2)  Notes included in this Act do not form part of this Act.
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