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DEBT COLLECTORS (FIELD AGENTS AND COLLECTION AGENTS) ACT 2014 - SECT 16
Restrictions on individuals
16 Restrictions on individuals
(1) An employed field agent who is an individual is authorised to perform a
regulated activity authorised under the agent’s licence only if the activity
may also be performed by the agent’s employer under the employer’s
Example: E is a licensed employee of P, a principal field agent.
E’s licence is not subject to a condition. However, P’s licence is subject
to the condition that P only engage in the collection of debts. Because of the
condition, E is only authorised to engage in the collection of debts under
E’s licence during E’s employment with P and while P’s licence is
subject to the condition.
(2) If the employed field agent performs a
regulated activity the agent is not authorised to perform because of
subsection (1) , the agent is taken to be a person who acts as a person
without an authorisation for the performance of the activity.
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