Weights and Measures Act 1987

30I Powers of inspection

(1)

There shall be deemed to be imposed in respect of the accreditation of every accredited person the condition that any Inspector may, for the purpose of ensuring compliance with this Act or any regulations made under this Act,—

(a)

require any accredited person to produce for inspection, within such reasonable period as the Inspector may specify,—

(i)

any weight, measure, or weighing or measuring instrument in the possession of that accredited person, and may examine and test that weight, measure, or weighing or measuring instrument:

(ii)

any document in the possession or under the control of that accredited person, and may take copies of or extracts from any such document:

(b)

require any accredited person to furnish, within such reasonable period as the Inspector may specify, such information or particulars as the Inspector may require.

(2)

If any accredited person breaches a condition expressed in subsection (1), the Secretary may revoke the accreditation of that person pursuant to subsection (1) of section 30D or, as the case may require, remove the name of that person from a letter of accreditation pursuant to subsection (2) of that section.

Section 30I: inserted, on 1 July 1991, by section 13 of the Weights and Measures Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 9).