Education Act 1989

  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).
144E Authorised person for purpose of section 144D


The Minister may, by notice in writing, appoint any person as an authorised person for the purpose of exercising the powers in section 144D.


An authorisation under subsection (1) must state—


the name of the authorised person; and


the powers that he or she may exercise under section 144D; and


the date on which the authorisation was given, and the date (if any) on which it expires.


When an authorised person is exercising powers under section 144D, he or she must carry a copy of his or her authorisation, and must show it,—


on entering a hostel to be inspected, to the person in charge, or apparent charge, of the hostel; and


if the authorised person wishes to speak to any person in connection with the inspection, to that person.

Section 144E: inserted, on 25 October 2001, by section 39 of the Education Standards Act 2001 (2001 No 88).