Coastal Protection Act 1979 No 13
7 Appointment of authorised officers
(1) A Coastal Authority may appoint a person to be an authorised officer.(2) A Coastal Authority must not appoint a person to be an authorised officer under this section unless the person has undergone such training or has such competency as is required by the Minister.(3) In appointing authorised officers, a Coastal Authority may specify that the appointment is subject to conditions or restrictions relating to:(a) the functions that are exercisable by those officers, or(b) when, where and in what circumstances those officers may exercise functions.