Building Act 2004

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371B Authorisation to issue infringement notice


The chief executive may authorise any person to issue infringement notices under section 372.


A territorial authority may authorise any of its officers to issue infringement notices under section 372.


The chief executive or territorial authority, as the case may be, must issue the person authorised (the enforcement officer) with a warrant that clearly states the functions and powers that the enforcement officer has been authorised to perform or exercise under this Act.

Section 371B: inserted, on 28 November 2013, by section 62 of the Building Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 100).