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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Historical version for 15 July 2001 to 13 December 2001 (accessed 10 April 2020 at 10:35) Current version
197 Withdrawal of authorisations
(cf clause 81E of EP&A Regulation 1994)
(1) If satisfied that an accreditation body:(a) is in breach of its authorisation, or(b) does not have sufficient resources or expertise to exercise the functions of an accreditation body, orthe Minister may withdraw its authorisation by means of a notice published in the Gazette.(c) has failed to comply with the requirements of the Act, this Regulation or the Ministerial guidelines,(2) Before taking any action under this clause, the Minister:(a) must notify the accreditation body of the action proposed by the Minister, and(b) must give the accreditation body a reasonable opportunity to make submissions to the Minister with respect to the action proposed, and(c) must have due regard to any submissions made by the accreditation body with respect to the action proposed.(3) Withdrawal of an accreditation body’s authorisation takes effect on the date on which the notice is published in the Gazette.(4) On withdrawing an accreditation body’s authorisation, the Minister must cause a copy of the notice to be given to the accreditation body.