Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007

  • This version was reprinted on 20 May 2016 to make corrections to sections 8(3), 9(2), 10(c), 12(6), 16(a), 47(2)(a), 67(4), 79(c), 89(3), 90(3)(b), and 92(8)(b)(i) and (10)(c) under section 25(1)(i), (j)(ii) and (j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
28 Process for cancellation

(1)

The process for cancellation of a licence other than under section 27(1)(e) or by determination of the Tribunal under section 51 is as follows:

(a)

the Registrar must give the licensee written notice of his or her intention to cancel the licence; and

(b)

the notice must—

(i)

contain or be accompanied by a statement of the Registrar’s reasons for the cancellation; and

(ii)

state that the licensee has 10 working days within which to make written representations to the Registrar as to why the licence should not be cancelled; and

(c)

if any written representations are made by the licensee within the 10-working day period referred to in paragraph (b)(ii), the Registrar must take those representations into account in deciding whether or not to cancel the licence; and

(d)

the Registrar must then decide whether or not to cancel the licence, and notify the licensee accordingly, as soon as practicable.

(2)

If the Registrar decides to cancel the licence,—

(a)

he or she must include in the notice under subsection (1)(d) the grounds for the decision and the date on which the cancellation takes effect; and

(b)

he or she must also specify in the notice the right of the person to appeal to the Tribunal under section 55.