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The Gas and Electricity (Internal Markets) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011

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3.—(1) On an application for the making of a property arrangements scheme, the Authority shall, in relation to any property, rights or liabilities in respect of which the application proposes provision of a kind mentioned in paragraph 1(1), determine whether provision of such a kind is, in relation to that property, or those rights or liabilities, necessary or expedient for unbundling purposes.

(2) Sub-paragraph (1) does not apply if the nominated transferee and the applicant for certification agree that provision of a kind mentioned in paragraph 1(1) is, in relation to the property, rights or liabilities concerned, necessary or expedient for unbundling purposes.

(3) If the Authority determines under sub-paragraph (1) that provision of a kind mentioned in paragraph 1(1) is not, in relation to any property, rights or liabilities, necessary or expedient for unbundling purposes, it shall refuse the application in relation to that property, or those rights or liabilities.

(4) If the Authority is minded to make a final decision to certify the applicant for certification pursuant to the qualifying application for certification and—

(a)the Authority determines under sub-paragraph (1) that provision of a kind mentioned in paragraph 1(1) is, in relation to any property, rights or liabilities, necessary or expedient for unbundling purposes; or

(b)the nominated transferee and the applicant for certification agree that that is the case,

the Authority shall, subject to paragraph 4(2), make a property arrangements scheme in relation to that property, or those rights or liabilities.

(5) The Authority shall publish the terms of any property arrangements scheme in such manner as the Authority considers appropriate for bringing it to the attention of persons likely to be affected by the scheme.

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