The Minister may direct the Authority—
to prepare a draft strategy for approval by the Minister; and
in preparing the draft strategy, to seek, from the persons listed in subsection (2), comments on the matters to be provided for in the strategy.
In preparing a draft strategy, the Minister or, if a direction is given to the Authority under subsection (1), the Authority must seek comments from—
such representatives, as the Minister or the Authority, as the case may require, considers appropriate, of—
industry and commerce:
environmental and community organisations:
local authorities; and
the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.
The Minister or the Authority, as the case may require, may seek comments from any other person.