In this part—
"applicant" , in relation to a prescribed decision or process, means the person seeking the decision or undertaking of the process under the relevant law for the decision or process.
"critical infrastructure project" means a project the Minister declares, under section 76E (4) , to be a critical infrastructure project.
"decision maker" —
(a) for a prescribed decision, means the entity that may make the decision under the relevant law for the decision; andExample of a decision maker for paragraph (a)—an assessment manager under the Planning Act
(b) for a prescribed process, means the entity responsible for undertaking the process under the relevant law for the process.Example of a decision maker for paragraph (b)—a referral agency
"prescribed decision" means a decision, in relation to a prescribed project, required to be made under a law of the State, including, for example, a decision about the construction, undertaking, carrying out, establishment, maintenance or operation of a prescribed project.
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"prescribed decision" does not include a decision required to be made by the Governor in Council or a Minister.
Examples of a prescribed decision—• a decision of an assessment manager under the Planning Act on an application for a development approval• a decision about the grant of a water licence under the Water Act 2000