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Contents (2012 - 51)
Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 No 51
Current version for 1 June 2018 to date (accessed 23 June 2018 at 08:48)
Part 4 Section 27
27   Applications to Civil and Administrative Tribunal for administrative reviews of clearance decisions
(1)  A person who has been refused a working with children check clearance by the Children’s Guardian may apply to the Tribunal for an administrative review under the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997 of the decision within 28 days after notice of the decision was given to the person.
(2)  A person whose clearance is cancelled by the Children’s Guardian under section 23 may apply to the Tribunal for an administrative review under the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997 of the decision within 28 days after notice of the decision was given to the person.
(3)  A person who is subject to an interim bar imposed by the Children’s Guardian may apply to the Tribunal for an administrative review under the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997 of the decision, but only if the interim bar has been in force for more than 6 months.
(4)  An applicant must fully disclose to the Tribunal any matters relevant to the application.
(5), (6)    (Repealed)
(7)  Section 53 of the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997 does not apply to a decision that may be reviewed by the Tribunal under this section.
(8)  The Tribunal must not, on a review of a decision under this section, make a stay order in respect of the decision unless the Tribunal is satisfied that there are appropriate arrangements in place for the supervision and enforcement of the conditions (if any) of the stay order by the person’s employer.
(9)  A stay order is an order under section 60 of the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997 that stays or otherwise affects the operation of a decision that is subject to review by the Tribunal under this section.
(10)  This section does not otherwise affect the operation of Division 2 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Administrative Decisions Review Act 1997.