The functions of the Authority are—
to establish and maintain a register of licensed immigration advisers:
to administer the licensing regime for immigration advisers:
to develop and maintain competency standards and a code of conduct for immigration advisers:
to facilitate the education and professional development of immigration advisers:
to facilitate public awareness of matters relating to the provision of immigration advice:
to investigate and take enforcement action in relation to offences under this Act:
to provide procedures for the lodging of complaints, including requiring immigration advisers to set up their own complaints processes:
to carry out such other functions as may be conferred on the Authority by this Act or any other enactment:
to carry out any functions that are incidental and related to, or consequential on, the functions referred to in paragraphs (a) to (h).
The Registrar is responsible to the chief executive for carrying out the functions of the Authority.