Regulation of Providers of Building Works and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2022



Additional jurisdiction of appeals committee

55. (1) If the Board fails to make a decision referred to in section 35 (1) or 37 (2) within the 90 day period specified therein, a person adversely affected by such failure may make a complaint to the appeals committee that such a failure has occurred.

(2) On the hearing of such a complaint and having given the Board an opportunity to be heard, the appeals committee may, as it thinks appropriate—

(a) give a direction to the Board to make the decision concerned as soon as practicable, or

(b) make a decision on the application concerned (and where the appeals committee does so, section 52 shall apply to such a decision as it applies to any other decision of the appeals committee).