Mines and Quarries Act, 1965

Faulty plans.

22.—(1) If it appears to the Minister that—

(a) any plan or section to which section 21 applies is inaccurate, incomplete, dilapidated or wholly or partly indecipherable or that a plan or section required to be sent to an inspector has not been sent within the prescribed time, and

(b) that, in the interests of safety, it is desirable for a new plan or section to be made,

the Minister may appoint a person (in this section referred to as “the surveyor”) to make a new plan or section.

(2) The owner and the manager shall afford to the surveyor all such facilities and information as he may need.

(3) The cost of making the new plan or section, or such part of the cost as the Minister thinks proper, shall be recoverable by the Minister from the owner.

Quarry Managers and other Officials