312D. Regulatory authority's power to require payment of fees

The authority1 may require a provider of a video-sharing platform service2 to pay it a fee3.

The authority must be satisfied that the amount of any fee so required:

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    (1)     represents the appropriate contribution of the provider towards meeting the likely costs described in head (a) below; and

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    (2)     is justifiable and proportionate having regard to the provider who will be required to pay it and the functions in respect of which it is imposed4.

A different fee may be required in relation to different cases or circumstances5.

The authority must, for each financial year6:

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    (a)     prepare such estimate as it