PART 3Transitional provisions

Applications for recognition

6.—(1) This article applies where an application has been made to the Welsh Ministers before 21 September 2015 by a person for recognition under section 30(1)(e) of the 1997 Act which has neither been withdrawn by the person nor determined by the Welsh Ministers, before that date.

(2) From 21 September 2015, the application is to be treated as an application to Qualifications Wales by the person for general recognition under section 8 of the Act.

(3) The person may, on or after 21 September 2015 but before Qualifications Wales determines whether or not to recognise the person, specify in writing to Qualifications Wales a qualification or description of qualification in respect of the award of which the person does not wish to be recognised and the person is to be treated as having specified the qualification or description of qualification under section 8(2) of the Act.