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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 19 August 2019 at 21:47)
264O Assessment of competency at direction of WorkCover
(1) A written notice directing a person to have his or her competency assessed may be given, at any time, by WorkCover:(a) to a person who is the holder of a licence, or(b) to a person whose licence is suspended, or(c) to a person who has lodged an application for the issue or renewal of a licence.(2) WorkCover may suspend, cancel or refuse to issue or renew the licence if the person refuses or fails to comply, without reasonable excuse, with the requirements set out in the notice.(3) If WorkCover decides to suspend, cancel or refuse to issue or renew a licence under this clause, WorkCover must give the person written notice:(a) stating that the licence has been suspended or cancelled, or that the application for the issue or renewal of a licence has been refused, and(b) giving reasons for the suspension, cancellation or refusal, and(c) in the case of a suspension, stating the period for which the licence is suspended.(4) The suspension or cancellation of a licence takes effect on the date on which notice of the suspension or cancellation is given to the holder of the licence or on such later date as may be specified in the notice.