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Water Services etc. (Scotland) Act 2005

Paragraph 12: Register of licences

285.Paragraph 12 requires the Commission to keep a register of water and sewerage services licences and sets out a list of the information which must be included in the register.

286.Sub-paragraph (1) empowers the Scottish Ministers to prescribe, by order, the manner of the register, which the Commission must keep. Sub-paragraph (2) specifies certain information, which must be included in the register and gives Ministers the power to prescribe by order any additional information which must be contained in the register. Sub-paragraph (3) provides that the register must be available for inspection by any person at any reasonable time.

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