Part 3 The register
8 Board to keep a register
(1) The board shall cause a register to be kept which shall contain
the names, addresses, and qualifications of all surveyors, the respective
dates on which they were registered, and such other matters as the board may
think fit or as may be prescribed.
(2) The board shall cause a notification of the registration of every
surveyor to be published in the Gazette.
(3) The board shall, in the month of January in each year, cause a
copy of the register signed by the president to be printed and published by
the Government Printer.
(4) A copy of the register purporting to be printed by the Government
Printer which is for the time being the latest copy so printed shall in all
proceedings be prima facie evidence that the persons whose names are therein
contained, and no others, were surveyors registered under this Act at the time
when the said copy of the register purported to have been so
(5) A document purporting to be a copy of an entry in the register and
to be signed by the president or the registrar shall, in all proceedings, be
prima facie evidence of the existence of such an entry in the register at the
time such document purports to have been so signed.
9 Removal from register
The board may remove from the register the name of any
(a) who dies, or
(b) who becomes a mentally ill person, a protected person or an
incapable person within the meaning of the Mental Health Act
(c) who notifies the registrar that he or she desires that his or her
name be removed, or
(d) whose entitlement to practise as a surveyor in some place outside
the State of New South Wales is revoked or cancelled in accordance with the
law in force in that place except where such revocation or cancellation is at
his or her own request.
9A Amendment of entry
The board may remove or amend any entry in the register if the
entry is proved to its satisfaction to have been fraudulently made or procured
or to be incorrect.
9B Restoration of name removed from register
(1) The board:
(a) may, if it thinks fit, in any case, and
(b) shall, where the surveyor affected has been reinstated pursuant to
section 14 (4),
restore to the register any name removed therefrom and such restoration
may be made without payment of a fee or on payment of such fee, not exceeding
the prescribed roll fee, as the board may direct.
(2) Nothing in subsection (1) shall affect the provisions of section