Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

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Subpart 2—Application of Act

5 Application of Act to the Crown

(1)

This Act binds the Crown.

(2)

An instrument of the Crown that is a Crown organisation (whether or not a body corporate)—

(a)

must be treated as if it were a separate legal personality for the purpose of complying with this Act; and

(b)

may be a PCBU in its own right.

(3)

An instrument of the Crown that is not a Crown organisation or a body corporate—

(a)

does not have separate legal personality; and

(b)

may not be a PCBU in its own right.

(4)

This section is subject to section 6.

Compare: 1992 No 96 s 3