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Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 7 February 2020 to date (accessed 5 April 2020 at 18:12)
Part 6 Private drainage boards
Division 1 Constitution and procedure
The number of directors that constitute a quorum for a private drainage board is as follows—(a) if the board consists of 3 directors—2,(b) if the board consists of 4 or 5 directors—3,(c) if the board consists of 6 or 7 directors—4.
Division 2 Finance
97 Rate book
(1) For the purposes of section 209(1) of the Act, a rate book is to be in a form containing the following particulars—(a) assessment number,(b) name of ratepayer,(c) additional charges for current year,(d) payment received,(e) receipt number,(f) date of payment,(g) current rates,(h) arrears of rates carried forward,(i) arrears,(j) total,(k) total due.(2) For the purposes of section 209(2) of the Act, any particular relating to a rate may be altered.(3) For the purposes of section 209(4) of the Act, an alteration or amendment in a rate book is to be made, signed and dated by the private drainage board’s secretary and countersigned by the chairperson.
Rate notices by which rates are levied under section 206 of the Act must be in a form approved by the Ministerial Corporation.
99 Keeping of books and accounts
A private drainage board is to keep proper books and accounts that show full, true and regular accountings of all money received and paid by the private drainage board and the purposes for which money has been received or paid.
Money received by a private drainage board must be paid into an authorised deposit-taking institution to the credit of an account in the name of the private drainage board.