12 Powers and functions of prison managers

The prison manager has, in relation to the prison for which the manager is appointed or designated as manager, the following powers and functions:


ensuring that the prison operates in accordance with the purposes set out in section 5 and the principles set out in section 6:


ensuring the safe custody and welfare of prisoners received in the prison:


carrying out the functions conferred on the manager by section 33:


establishing and maintaining processes to—


identify the communities significantly affected by policies and practices at the prison; and


provide opportunities for those identified communities to give their views on those policies and practices; and


ensure those views are taken into account:


any other powers and functions conferred under this Act or regulations made under this Act.

Compare: 1954 No 51 s 7