(1) A person registered under this Act, and whose conduct as a podiatrist is not the subject of investigation or a disciplinary proceeding before the State Administrative Tribunal commenced under this Act, may give notice in writing signed by him, addressed and delivered to the Registrar, requesting that his name be removed from the Register, and he shall thereupon cease to be registered as a podiatrist under this Act.
(2) A person whose name has been removed from the Register in accordance with subsection (1) may at any time thereafter make application in the prescribed form to the Board for the restoration of his name to the Register.
(3) Upon payment by the applicant to the Board of the prescribed fee and upon being satisfied of the relevant matters set out in section 10, the Board shall direct the Registrar to restore the name of the applicant to the Register and the Registrar shall comply with the direction.
[Section 16 amended by No. 55 of 2004 s. 951.]