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Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 No 10
Current version for 1 February 2019 to date (accessed 29 January 2020 at 10:41)
10.20 Audit of Fund levy records
(cf s 214C MACA)
(1) The Authority may appoint an appropriately qualified person to audit or inspect, and report to the Authority on, the accounting and other records of a licensed insurer relating to Fund levies collected by the insurer under this Division.(2) A person so appointed is, for the purpose of exercising any functions under this section, entitled to inspect relevant accounting and other records of the licensed insurer.(3) A licensed insurer must provide all reasonable assistance to enable the exercise of those functions.(4) A person must not wilfully obstruct or delay a person exercising a function under this section.(5) A person exercising functions under this section has qualified privilege in proceedings for defamation in respect of any statement that the person makes orally or in writing in the course of the exercise of those functions.(6) A licensed insurer or another person who contravenes any requirement imposed on the insurer or other person by or under this section is guilty of an offence.Maximum penalty: 100 penalty units.