Petroleum and Other Minerals Development Act, 1960

Right of audience on hearing before the Board.

45.—On the hearing of any application for compensation, the following persons shall be entitled, by counsel or solicitor or in person, to appear, be heard and adduce evidence before the Board, that is to say:—

(a) the Minister;

(b) any person claiming to be entitled to such compensation;

(c) any person claiming to have an estate or interest in the land, mineral deposits or water supplies in respect of which such compensation is claimed;

(d) where compensation in respect of land is claimed and such land is subject to a land purchase annuity, the Land Commission;

(e) any person liable under the provisions of this Part to pay such compensation.