COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020

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Appeals

44 Appeal rights

(1)

Any of the following persons may appeal to the High Court against the whole or part of a panel’s final decision made under clause 37 on a consent application or notice of requirement:

(a)

the consent applicant or requiring authority, as the case requires:

(b)

any relevant local authority:

(c)

the Attorney-General:

(d)

any person or group that provided comments in response to an invitation given under clause 17(2):

(e)

any person who has an interest in the decision appealed against that is greater than that of the general public.

(2)

An appeal under this clause may be made only on a question of law.

(3)

An appeal against a decision of the High Court may be made to the Court of Appeal, but that appeal is a final appeal.