Airport Authorities Act 1966

4B Airport companies must consult concerning charges

(1)

Every airport company must consult with every substantial customer in respect of any charge payable by that substantial customer to the airport company in respect of any or all identified airport activities—

(a)

before fixing or altering the amount of that charge; and

(b)

within 5 years after fixing or altering the amount of that charge.

(2)

Every airport company must consult with every substantial customer in respect of any direct charge payable to the airport company by any passenger in respect of any or all identified airport activities—

(a)

before fixing or altering the amount of that charge; and

(b)

within 5 years after fixing or altering the amount of that charge.

(3)

Notwithstanding subsections (1) and (2), an airport company to which subsection (1) or subsection (2) applies is not required to consult under this section in respect of any charge with a substantial customer who has consented in writing (and not withdrawn that consent) to not being consulted under this section in respect of that charge.

Section 4B: inserted, on 26 November 1998, by section 4(1) of the Airport Authorities Amendment Act 1997 (1997 No 90).