40 Food control plan: chief executive’s power to approve official template or model developed by third party


The chief executive may, by notice under section 405, approve a template or model developed by a person other than the chief executive or by a food industry body.


The chief executive may give an approval under this section subject to conditions.


An approval must end within—


3 years from the date of approval; or


a shorter period specified by the chief executive.


The notice under section 405 must state—


any conditions subject to which the approval is given; and


the date on which the approval ends.


Before an approval ends, the chief executive may issue a new notice under section 405 approving the template or model for a period of up to 3 years.


The chief executive may suspend or withdraw an approval by issuing a notice under section 405.


This section does not limit or affect section 45.