Immigration Advisers Licensing Act 2007

Register of licensed immigration advisers

77 Register of licensed immigration advisers
  • (1) The Registrar must keep and maintain a register of licensed immigration advisers.

    (2) The purpose of the register is—

    • (a) to enable members of the public to know—

      • (i) how to contact a licensed immigration adviser; and

      • (ii) whether or not a person is licensed as an immigration adviser under this Act and, if so, the type of licence the person holds; and

      • (iii) whether or not a person's licence has been cancelled or suspended, or whether a person's application for a licence has been refused; and

    • (b) to facilitate the ability of the Registrar or the Commerce Commission to enforce the provisions of this Act or of any consumer protection legislation; and

    • (c) to facilitate the compliance, audit, and other supporting and administrative functions of the Registrar under this Act.

    (3) The register may be kept—

    • (a) as an electronic register (for example, on the Authority's or the Department's website); or

    • (b) in any other manner that the Registrar thinks fit.