Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
54 Making of removal orders
  • (1) The chief executive, or any immigration officer designated by the chief executive for the purposes of this section who is not disqualified under subsection (2), may make a removal order in the prescribed form in respect of any person if the chief executive or immigration officer is satisfied that section 53(1) or section 70(3) applies to that person.

    (2) An immigration officer may not make a removal order in respect of a person if the officer has at any previous time been involved in determining an application by that person for a permit.

    (3) A removal order in the name of any person may also name any dependent child of that person if the chief executive or immigration officer is satisfied that section 53 or section 70(8) also applies to that dependent child. In any such case sections 141B to 141D apply.

    (4) An immigration officer who was designated for the purposes of section 50 (as in force immediately before the commencement of this section) is to be treated as having been designated by the chief executive for the purposes of this section.

    Section 54: substituted, on 1 October 1999, by section 34 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 16).

    Section 54(1): amended, on 18 November 1991, by section 25 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 113).

    Section 54(1): amended, on 18 November 1991, by section 25 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 113).

    Section 54(2): amended, on 18 November 1991, by section 25 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 113).

    Section 54(3): amended, on 18 November 1991, by section 25 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1991 (1991 No 113).