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  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
129I Decisions on claims
  • (1) The decision of a refugee status officer on a claim is final, except insofar as it is overturned by the Refugee Status Appeals Authority on an appeal under section 129O.

    (2) An officer must notify a claimant, in the prescribed manner, of—

    • (a) the officer's decision on the claim; and

    • (b) the reasons for that decision; and

    • (c) the claimant's right of appeal to the Authority.

    (3) Once the decision is made and notified to the claimant, the officer may not re-open the claim for further consideration.

    Section 129I: inserted, on 1 October 1999, by section 40 of the Immigration Amendment Act 1999 (1999 No 16).