Public and Community Housing Management Act 1992

Appointment, objectives, functions, and operation of authority

Heading: inserted, on 28 November 2013, by section 21 of the Social Housing Reform (Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Amendment) Act 2013 (2013 No 97).

159 Regulatory authority

(1)

The Governor-General may by Order in Council made on the recommendation of the joint Ministers appoint a department, any specified business unit within a department, departmental agency, or a Crown entity to perform the functions and exercise the powers of the regulatory authority under this Part.

(2)

If the authority is a Crown entity, then the Crown Entities Act 2004 applies to the authority except to the extent that this Act expressly provides otherwise.

Section 159: inserted, on 28 November 2013, by section 21 of the Social Housing Reform (Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Amendment) Act 2013 (2013 No 97).