Contents (2000 - 92)Skip to content
Water Management Act 2000 No 92
Current version for 1 November 2019 to date (accessed 29 February 2020 at 11:42)
Subdivision 4 Miscellaneous
71G Minister may require production or surrender of access licence certificate before recording matters in Access Register
(1) The Minister may require the access licence certificate for an access licence to be produced to the Minister before the Minister records any dealing, security interest or changes to co-holder’s tenancy arrangements under the licence in the Access Register.(2) The Minister may require the access licence certificate for an access licence to be surrendered to the Minister before the Minister records the surrender of the access licence to which that certificate relates in the Access Register.
71H Searches of the Access Register
(1) The Minister may, on application made by a person in the approved form for a search of any information recorded in the Access Register, cause—(a) a search to be made of the Access Register, and(b) a certificate of the result of the search to be issued to the person.(2) The search is to be authenticated in such manner as the Minister considers appropriate.(3) The Minister is not required to cause a search to be carried out, or a certificate to be issued, under this section, unless—(a) the approved fee (if any) for the search or certificate has been paid, or(b) the Minister is satisfied that the fee will be paid in accordance with arrangements approved by the Minister.
71I Correction and amendment of Access Register
The Minister may, on such evidence as the Minister considers sufficient, correct an error, omission or defect, or amend for any other reason, any recording in the Access Register.
71J Access to the Access Register
(1) The Minister is to make the information recorded in the Access Register available to any member of the public at the times and in the manner and on payment of the fee (if any) approved by the Minister.(2) The information may be made available in accordance with such conditions as are determined by the Minister.(3) The conditions may—(a) require the payment, whether on a periodic or other basis, of fees and charges, and(b) restrict access to information in the Access Register or any part of the Register.
71K Minister to supply reasons for certain decisions in relation to Access Register
(1) A person who is dissatisfied with any decision of the Minister in relation to the keeping of the Access Register may apply to the Minister for a copy of the Minister’s reasons for the decision.(2) It is the Minister’s duty to provide the person with those reasons.