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Contents (2012 - 51)
Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 No 51
Current version for 25 August 2017 to date (accessed 25 November 2017 at 01:51)
Part 3 Division 3 Section 16
16   Request for further information
(1)  The Children’s Guardian may, by notice in writing to an applicant for a working with children check clearance or the holder of a clearance, request the applicant or holder to provide further information about an offence or other matter related to the application or clearance.
(2)  The Children’s Guardian may terminate an application for a clearance or cancel a clearance if the applicant or holder fails, without reasonable excuse, to provide further information within 3 months of the request being made and the Children’s Guardian has not withdrawn the request.
(3)  The Children’s Guardian must:
(a)  as soon as practicable after terminating an application, give written notice of that termination to the applicant and to each person that the Children’s Guardian reasonably believes to be a notifiable person in relation to the applicant, or
(b)  as soon as practicable after cancelling a clearance, give written notice of that cancellation to the holder of the clearance and to each person that the Children’s Guardian reasonably believes to be a notifiable person in relation to the holder of the clearance.