Contents (2012 - 51)
Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 No 51
23 Cancellation of clearances
(1) The Children’s Guardian must cancel the working with children check clearance of a person if the Children’s Guardian becomes aware that the person is a disqualified person or the Children’s Guardian is satisfied that the person poses a risk to the safety of children.(2) The Children’s Guardian must notify the holder of the clearance in writing of the Children’s Guardian’s decision to cancel the clearance.(3) Notice of a decision to cancel a clearance must set out the reasons for the cancellation and the right to seek a review under Part 4.(4) The Children’s Guardian must as soon as practicable after cancelling a clearance, give written notice of that cancellation to each person that the Children’s Guardian reasonably believes to be a notifiable person in relation to the holder of the clearance.Note.The holder of a clearance may also be made subject to an interim bar (see section 17).