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Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 7 February 2020 to date (accessed 5 April 2020 at 17:46)
Part 9 Division 8 Subdivision 4
Subdivision 4 General provisions concerning reductions
219   Making of application
An application to a water supply authority under this Division must be made to it within the time, and in the manner, determined by the water supply authority.
 Section 344 of the Act provides that it is an offence to make a false or misleading application.
220   Refund of certain overpayments
If a person—
(a)  has paid in full a service charge for a charging year, and
(b)  would have been entitled to a reduction of the service charge if it had been paid by instalments, and
(c)  applies to the water supply authority for a refund of the amount of the reduction,
the water supply authority must make the refund or credit the amount towards payment of any amount then payable in relation to the land concerned by the person liable to pay the amount to the water supply authority.
221   Exemption from liability
An eligible pensioner is not liable for a service charge beyond the amount of his or her liability as reduced in accordance with this Division.
222   Recovery of amount of reduction
A water supply authority is not entitled to repayment of an amount by which a service charge is reduced under this Division unless the reduction was made on the basis of a false statement in the application for the reduction.