Higher Education Support Act 2003

Schedule 1A - VET FEE-HELP Assistance Scheme  


See section 6-1 .

PART 1 - VET providers  

Division 5A - Civil penalty provisions and enforcement  

Subdivision 5A-D - Other matters  

SECTION 39GA   Appointment of investigators  

The *Secretary may, in writing, appoint a person as a Departmental investigator for the purposes of this Division.


The *National VET Regulator may, in writing, appoint a *NVETR staff member as a NVETR investigator for the purposes of this Division.

A person must not be appointed as a *Departmental investigator, or a *NVETR investigator, unless the appointer is satisfied that the person has the knowledge or experience necessary to properly exercise the powers of such an investigator.

A *Departmental investigator, and a *NVETR investigator, must, in exercising powers as such, comply with any directions of the appointer.

If a direction is given under subclause (4) in writing, the direction is not a legislative instrument.

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