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Space Industry Act 2018

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Part 2 E+W+S+N.I.Rights of appeal

Appeals: refusal to grant licenceE+W+S+N.I.

2(1)An appeal lies to a panel against—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)a decision of the regulator to refuse an application for a licence under this Act;

(b)a decision of the Secretary of State to refuse an application for a licence under section 4 of the Outer Space Act 1986.

(2)An appeal under this paragraph may be brought only by the applicant.

Appeals: decisions in connection with licencesE+W+S+N.I.

3(1)An appeal lies to a panel against a decision of the regulator or the Secretary of State—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)to grant a licence subject to conditions;

(b)to refuse to renew a licence;

(c)to refuse to consent to the transfer of a licence;

(d)to vary, or refuse to vary, a licence;

(e)to suspend a licence;

(f)to revoke a licence.

(2)An appeal under this paragraph may be brought—

(a)in the case of decision specified in sub-paragraph (1)(c), only by the holder of the licence or the person to whom the holder intended to transfer the licence;

(b)otherwise, only by the holder of the licence.

(3)In this paragraph “licence” means a licence under this Act or under the Outer Space Act 1986.

Appeals: other decisionsE+W+S+N.I.

4(1)An appeal lies to a panel against—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)any other decisions of the regulator under this Act, or under regulations made under this Act, that are prescribed;

(b)any other decisions of the Secretary of State under the Outer Space Act 1986 that are prescribed.

(2)An appeal against any such decision may be brought only by a prescribed person.

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