Roads Act 1993 No 33
Current version for 1 December 2014 to date (accessed 1 February 2015 at 18:12)
Part 15Section 260

260   Reference of certain matters to Director-General

(1)  A roads authority may refer to the Director-General for inquiry and report any matter that has arisen in connection with:
(a)  the opening or proposed opening of a road under this Act, or
(b)  the closure or proposed closure of a road under this Act, or
(c)  the exercise or proposed exercise of any function conferred on a person by or under Part 2, 3, 4, 10 or 12 in relation to a road or proposed road or in relation to land that is included in a former road that has been closed under this Act.
(2)  As soon as practicable after receiving a reference under this section, the Director-General:
(a)  must hold an inquiry into the matter that is the subject of the reference, and
(b)  must prepare a report of the Director-General’s findings with respect to the matter, and
(c)  must submit that report to the roads authority.
(3)  No appeal lies from any matter arising out of a report made under this section.
(4)  This section does not apply to a matter in respect of which the Land and Environment Court has jurisdiction under this Act.
(5)  In this section:

Director-General has the same meaning as in the Crown Lands Act 1989.

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