Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017

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  • Corrections have been made to section 19(2) and section 268 on 21 April 2017 under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
126 New section 2AB inserted (Meaning of public notice)

After section 2AA, insert:

2AB Meaning of public notice


If this Act requires a person to give public notice of something, the person must—


publish on an Internet site to which the public has free access a notice that—


includes all the information that is required to be publicly notified; and


is in the prescribed form (if any); and


publish a short summary of the notice, along with details of the Internet site where the notice can be accessed, in 1 or more newspapers circulating in the entire area likely to be affected by the matter to which the notice relates.


The notice and the short summary of the notice must be worded in a way that is clear and concise.