Social Security (SuperGold Card) Regulations 2007

4 Issue and recall of cards
  • (1) The chief executive—

    • (a) may issue an entitlement card to any eligible person; and

    • (b) must issue an entitlement card to an eligible person who applies for one.

    (2) The chief executive may—

    • (a) recall any SuperGold Card:

    • (b) re-issue a recalled SuperGold Card to the person to whom it was issued:

    • (c) issue a replacement SuperGold Card to a person whose SuperGold Card has been recalled:

    • (d) issue a new SuperGold Card to any eligible person whose SuperGold Card has expired or is about to expire:

    • (e) issue a new SuperGold Card bearing a photograph of the cardholder in place of a SuperGold Card not bearing a photograph.

    (3) If satisfied that a person's SuperGold Card has been stolen, damaged, destroyed, or lost, the chief executive may issue a replacement SuperGold Card to him or her.