Contents (2012 - 74)
Boarding Houses Act 2012 No 74
48 Appointment of substitute licensee
(1) The Secretary may, on the Secretary’s own initiative or on the application of the licensee or person concerned, vary a boarding house licence to appoint a person as licensee under the licence in place of the existing licensee.(2) Any such variation may be made only:(a) if the licence was granted to authorise the use of an assisted boarding house by a person for or on behalf of an unincorporated body or trust and, as a result of a change in circumstances, it is no longer appropriate for the person to be the licensee for or on behalf of that body or trust, or(b) if the existing licensee has died, or(c) if the existing licensee is a corporation that is an externally administered body corporate within the meaning of the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth, or(d) in any other circumstances prescribed by the regulations.(3) A person appointed by the Secretary as licensee is taken to be the licensee under the licence for the period (if any) specified by the Secretary in the appointment.