(1) A summons for the purposes of this Act may be issued by the Registrar:(a) if the Registrar considers it appropriate to do so in the circumstances, on the application of a party to proceedings before the Tribunal, or(b) at the direction of the Tribunal.(2) Any such summons must be signed by the Registrar or as otherwise provided by the rules of the Tribunal.(3) Any such summons may require a person to do any one or more of the following:(a) attend and give evidence,(b) attend and produce documents or other things.(4) A person who, without reasonable excuse, fails to comply with the requirements of a summons is guilty of an offence.
Maximum penalty: 100 penalty units.(5) A summons may be served within or outside the State.(6) The Registrar may give directions with respect to access to documents or other things produced pursuant to a summons if no objection has been made to the summons.