Education Act 1989

Before its repeal, this Act was administered by: Ministry of Education
  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).
250B Lapse of accreditation

(1)

An accreditation granted to an institution lapses when—

(a)

12 months have passed since accreditation was granted and the institution has not during that time provided all or part of the programme to which the accreditation relates; or

(b)

12 months have passed since the institution last provided all or part of the programme to which the accreditation relates; or

(c)

the programme to which the accreditation relates ceases to be an approved programme; or

(d)

the status of the qualification to which the accreditation relates is discontinued on the Qualifications Framework.

(2)

Despite subsection (1), the Authority may, if it considers that the circumstances so require, extend the time specified in subsection (1)(a) or (b).

(3)

The Authority must give written notice of the lapse of an accreditation to the institution concerned.

Section 250B: inserted, on 30 August 2011, by section 38 of the Education Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 66).