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MARKETING OF POTATOES ACT 1946 - SECT 25

25 .         Permits to buy, sell etc. potatoes, grant of

        (1)         The Corporation, on application in the prescribed manner, may grant to any person a permit —

            (a)         to purchase potatoes; or

            (b)         to sell potatoes; or

            (c)         to use potatoes in or in connection with any catering, manufacturing or other business; or

            (d)         to sell and deliver potatoes to a potato product manufacturer; or

            (e)         to sell and deliver potatoes to a potato exporter,

                in accordance with the terms of, and any conditions and restrictions that apply to, the permit.

        (2)         The Corporation shall specify in a permit under subsection (1) the period for which it has effect, but may by notice in writing to the holder add to, cancel, suspend or vary the other terms of, and the conditions and restrictions that apply to, the permit.

        (3)         The Corporation may, by a public notice or by written notice given to the growers thereby affected, exempt from the provisions of this Act specified in the notice —

            (a)         the growing of a small area or quantity of potatoes; or

            (b)         the sale of potatoes direct to local consumers or to retail vendors; or

            (c)         the use by a grower of potatoes required for propagation by the grower; or

            (d)         such other sales or transactions as may be prescribed,

                in accordance with the terms of the notice.

        (4)         Subject to section 19A, the decision of the Corporation as to whether any person or thing falls within the terms of an exemption given by notice under subsection (3) shall be final.

        [Section 25 inserted by No. 11 of 1995 s. 33.]



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