3 Commissioner and Assistant Commissioners of Designs

(1)

The chief executive of the Ministry must appoint, under the State Sector Act 1988,—

(a)

the Commissioner of Designs; and

(b)

as many Assistant Commissioners of Designs as may be necessary for the purposes of this Act.

(2)

These persons are employees of the Ministry, and those appointments may be held separately or in conjunction with any other office in the Ministry.

Section 3: replaced, on 13 September 2014, by section 249 of the Patents Act 2013 (2013 No 68).