Geographical Names Act 1966 No 13
14 Discontinuance of name
(1) Subject to subsection (3), the board may determine that the use of
a geographical name shall be discontinued.
(2) Where the board determines that the use of a geographical name
shall be discontinued it shall cause notice of its determination to be
published in the Gazette and thereupon that name shall cease to be the
geographical name of the place to which the notice
(3) The board shall not determine that the use of a geographical name
assigned or altered in accordance with the provisions of section 11 or 12
shall be discontinued unless the appropriate officer of a department of the
Government of the Commonwealth of Australia or the Governor, public authority,
local government body, officer or person referred to in those sections has
concurred in its discontinuance.