(1) The regulations may contain provisions of a savings or transitional nature consequent on the enactment of the following Acts:
this Act(2) Any such provision may, if the regulations so provide, take effect from the date of assent to the Act concerned or a later date.(3) To the extent to which any such provision takes effect from a date that is earlier than the date of its publication in the Gazette, the provision does not operate so as:(a) to affect, in a manner prejudicial to any person (other than the State or an authority of the State), the rights of that person existing before the date of its publication, or(b) to impose liabilities on any person (other than the State or an authority of the State) in respect of anything done or omitted to be done before the date of its publication.
In this Schedule:
former Act means the Valuers Registration Act 1975.
(1) A reference to this Act in section 63D (2) (c) of the Property, Stock and Business Agents Act 1941 or in section 189 (2) (d) of the Property, Stock and Business Agents Act 2002 is taken to include a reference to the former Act.(2) The amendment of a provision of another Act by Schedule 1 to this Act does not affect the operation of the provision in respect of any act or omission before the commencement of the amendment.(3) Any valuation or certificate of valuation made or given before the commencement of such an amendment by the holder of a current certificate of registration under the former Act as a practising real estate valuer authorised under that Act to make such a valuation is for the purposes of a provision of another Act that is amended by this Act taken to have been made or given by the person as a registered valuer under this Act.
(1) Despite Part 3 of the Licensing and Registration (Uniform Procedures) Act 2002 (as applied by section 10), an application referred to in section 41 of that Act may not be made by means of electronic communication.(2) Subclause (1) does not limit the effect of the Electronic Transactions Act 2000.