10. Officers and servants
(1) For the purpose of enabling it to perform its functions under this Act the Authority may ¾
(a) appoint a manager and other staff; and
(b) engage other persons, whether or not natural persons, to do things on its behalf.
(1a) The Authority may designate persons who are Authority officials as inspectors, in which capacity they have such powers as are prescribed.
(2) Notwithstanding anything in subsection (1), to the extent that there is in the case of a person who is appointed under that subsection and who is a member of the Senior Executive Service within the meaning of the Public Service Act 1978 3 an inconsistency between this Act and that Act that Act shall prevail.
[Section 10 amended by No. 73 of 1969 s.3; No. 29 of 1987 s.9; No. 113 of 1987 s.32; No. 6 of 1990 s.10; No. 12 of 1995 s.5.]