(1) The Commissioner
of Titles may delegate the power that section 129A gives the Commissioner
to any other member of the Authority’s staff who is an Australian lawyer
(within the meaning of that term in the Legal Profession Act 2008
(2) The delegation
must be in writing signed by the Commissioner.
(3) A person to whom a
power or duty is delegated under this section cannot delegate that power or
(4) A person
exercising or performing a power or duty that has been delegated to the person
under this section is to be taken to do so in accordance with the terms of the
delegation unless the contrary is shown.
(5) Nothing in this
section limits the ability of the Commissioner to perform a function through
an officer or agent.
(6) In this
Commissioner of Titles means the Commissioner of
Titles under the Transfer of Land Act 1893 but does not include a Deputy
Commissioner of Titles under that Act except when acting as, and in place of,
[Section 129B inserted: No. 60 of 2006
s. 160(9); amended: No. 21 of 2008 s. 707.]