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

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44 Appeal rights


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:


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


any relevant local authority:


the Attorney-General:


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


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


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


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