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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 5 July 2020 at 21:49)
Subdivision 3 Amendment of accreditation document
125 Changes to information
(1) An accredited assessor must give the regulator written notice of any change to any material particular in any information given at any time by the assessor to the regulator in relation to the accreditation within 14 days after the assessor becomes aware of the change.Maximum penalty—(a) in the case of an individual—15 penalty units, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—70 penalty units.(2) Subclause (1) applies whether the information was given in the application for grant or renewal of the accreditation or in any other circumstance.
126 Accredited assessor to return accreditation document
If an accreditation is amended, the accredited assessor must return the accreditation document to the regulator for amendment at the written request of the regulator and within the time specified in the request.Maximum penalty—(a) in the case of an individual—15 penalty units, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—70 penalty units.
127 Replacement accreditation document
(1) An accredited assessor must notify the regulator as soon as practicable if the accreditation document is lost, stolen or destroyed.Maximum penalty—(a) in the case of an individual—15 penalty units, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—70 penalty units.(2) If an accreditation document is lost, stolen or destroyed an accredited assessor may apply to the regulator for a replacement accreditation document.Note.An accreditation holder is required to keep the accreditation document available for inspection (see clause 124).(3) An application for a replacement accreditation document must be made in the manner and form required by the regulator.(4) The application must—(a) include a declaration describing the circumstances in which the original document was lost, stolen or destroyed, andNote.See section 268 of the Act for offences relating to the giving of false or misleading information under the Act or this Regulation.(b) be accompanied by the relevant fee.(5) The regulator must issue a replacement accreditation document if satisfied that the original document was lost, stolen or destroyed.(6) If the regulator refuses to issue a replacement accreditation document, it must give the accredited assessor written notice of this decision, including the reasons for the decision, within 14 days after making the decision.Note.A refusal to issue a replacement accreditation document is a reviewable decision (see clause 676).
128 Voluntary surrender of accreditation
(1) An accredited assessor may voluntarily surrender the accreditation document to the regulator.(2) The accreditation expires on the surrender of the accreditation document.