Protection of the Environment Operations (General) Regulation 2009
Part 2 Load-based Licensing Technical Review Panel
There is constituted by this Regulation a body corporate to be called the Load-based Licensing Technical Review Panel.
(1) The Review Panel is to have 7 members appointed by the Minister.(2) Of the members—(a) 2 are to be members of staff of the EPA or the Office of Environment and Heritage nominated by the Chairperson, and(b) 5 are to be persons having appropriate scientific or technical qualifications or experience—(i) 2 of whom are to be representatives of industry, and(ii) one of whom is to be a representative of environment groups, and(iii) one of whom is to be a representative of local government, and(iv) one of whom is to be nominated by, and be a representative of, the Chairperson (being a person who is not a member of staff of the EPA or the Office of Environment and Heritage or a representative of industry, environment groups or local government).
(1) The Review Panel is to advise the EPA about the current or desirable contents of such load calculation protocols as the EPA may refer to the Review Panel.(2) The Review Panel may also advise the EPA on such other matters in connection with licences as the EPA may refer to the Review Panel.(3) For the purpose of providing any such advice, the Review Panel may seek, receive and consider submissions from interested persons and may gather relevant information from any source.(4) In this clause—load calculation protocol has the same meaning as in Part 1.
45 Membership and procedure
Schedule 4 contains provisions relating to the membership and procedure of the Review Panel.