(1) The * Families Secretary must enter on the register each * harm prevention charity, and the public fund it maintains, that he or she has been directed to enter by the Minister and the * Families Minister.
(2) The Minister and the * Families Minister may so direct the Secretary only if the Families Minister has notified the Minister that he or she is satisfied that an institution is a * harm prevention charity. The notification must be in writing.
(3) The direction must be in writing and must specify the day on which the charity and public fund are to be entered on the register. The day must be the day on which the direction is given or a later day.
(4) The Minister and the * Families Minister must have regard to the policies and budgetary priorities of the Commonwealth Government in deciding whether to give a direction.