CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAC - Assumed identities  

Division 6 - Compliance and Monitoring  

Subdivision B - Reporting and record-keeping  

SECTION 15LG   Audit of records  

(1)  
The chief officer of either a law enforcement agency or an intelligence agency must cause the records kept under section 15LF for each authority in respect of the agency to be audited:


(a) at least once every 6 months while the authority is in force; and


(b) at least once in the 6 months after the cancellation or expiry of the authority.

(2)  
The audit is to be conducted by a person appointed by the chief officer.

(3)  
The person appointed to conduct the audit:


(a) may, but need not be, an officer of the agency; and


(b) must not be a person:


(i) who granted, varied or cancelled any of the authorities to which the records under section 15LF relate; or

(ii) to whom control of any of the authorities to which the records under section 15LF relate was transferred; or

(iii) who is or was an authorised person under any of the authorities to which those records relate.

(4)  
The results of an audit must be reported to the chief officer.




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