Valuation Act 2001

Power to revoke certain appointments and appoint substitutes.

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62.—(1) The Commissioner may, whenever he or she considers it appropriate to do so, revoke the appointment of F70 [ a person ] made under—

( a) section 19(2) (which relates to valuation managers), or

( b) subsection (2) or (3) of section 28 (each of which relates to F70 [ revision managers ]),

and appoint F71 [ another person ] for the purpose concerned under section 19(2) or subsection (2) or (3) of section 28 , as appropriate.

(2) F72 [ A person ] appointed in succession to F72 [ another person ] whose appointment under an aforesaid provision is so revoke may carry on and complete anything commenced by his or her predecessor.

(3) A reference in this Act to the valuation manager who secured the carrying out of a valuation under section 19 shall—

( a) if the power of revocation and appointment of F73 [ another person ] referred to in subsection (1) has been exercised in relation to that particular office, be construed (unless the case falls within paragraph (b)) as a reference to the F73 [ person ] who for the time being stands appointed under section 19(2) for the purpose concerned, and

( b) if the power of revocation as aforesaid has been exercised in relation to that particular office after the carrying out of the valuation to which the appointment revoked relates but before the completion of any act required by this Act to be done, or caused to be done, by that manager in consequence of the carrying out of that valuation, be deemed to be a reference to the F73 [ person ] who for the time being stands appointed by the Commissioner to do or complete, or organise and secure the doing or completion of, that act (which appointment the Commissioner is hereby empowered to make).