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Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 No 51
Current version for 25 August 2017 to date (accessed 25 September 2017 at 10:42)
Part 3 Division 2 Section 13A
13A   Embargo after refusal of application or cancellation of clearance
(1)  A person who is refused a working with children check clearance, or whose clearance is cancelled under section 23, is not entitled to make a further application for a clearance:
(a)  until 5 years after the date notice of the refusal or cancellation was given to the person, or
(b)  unless there has been a change of circumstances under which a further early application is permitted under this section.
(2)  A further early application is permitted if any of the following occurs after the date of the refusal or cancellation:
(a)  proceedings that were pending at the date of the refusal or cancellation are withdrawn or dealt with without the person being found guilty of the offence,
(b)  a finding of guilt is quashed or set aside,
(c)  a finding the subject of an assessment requirement is quashed or set aside or otherwise expressly or impliedly ceases to have effect,
(d)  the Children’s Guardian permits a person to make such an application.