Electricity Act 1992

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Heading: inserted, on 1 April 2010, by section 13 of the Electricity Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 70).

98 Practising licence required

(1)

A registered person is not authorised to do, or assist in doing, prescribed electrical work that the person is otherwise authorised to do by virtue of that person’s registration unless that person is the holder of a current practising licence issued under this subpart that authorises the person to do, or assist in doing, the work.

(2)

Subsection (1) is subject to sections 75 to 80.

(3)

Any authority given under a practising licence issued under this subpart to a registered person to do, or assist in doing, any prescribed electrical work is sufficient authority for the person so authorised to do or, as the case may be, assist in doing that work.

(4)

Subsection (3) is subject to the terms and conditions imposed under section 103 and to any regulations.

Section 98: substituted, on 1 April 2010, by section 13 of the Electricity Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 70).