Contents (2012 - 74)
Boarding Houses Act 2012 No 74
65 Suspension or revocation of approval
(1) The Secretary may, by notice served on the approved manager, suspend or revoke a manager approval:(a) if the Secretary is of the opinion that the approved manager is no longer a suitable person to be involved in the management of an assisted boarding house, or(b) if the Secretary is of the opinion that the approved manager has contravened any provision of this Act or the regulations (whether or not the approved manager has been convicted of an offence for the contravention), or(c) if the Secretary is of the opinion that a condition of the manager approval has been contravened, or(d) on any other grounds prescribed by the regulations.(2) The notice served on the approved manager must state the reasons why the manager approval is being suspended or revoked and, in the case of a suspension, the period during which the approval is suspended (being a period of no more than 6 months).(3) The Secretary may, by the same notice, suspend the approval and provide for the revocation of the approval at the end of the suspension period unless specified conditions are met during the suspension period.(4) An approved manager whose manager approval is revoked must surrender the approval to the Secretary within 28 days after the approval is revoked.Maximum penalty (subsection (4)): 20 penalty units.