[62B Designation for the purposes of section 62A]
[62B Designation for the purposes of section 62A]

[(1)     An authority may be designated for the purposes of section 62A only if—

(a)     the criteria that are to be applied in deciding whether to designate the authority are set out in a document to which subsection (2) applies,

(b)     by reference to those criteria, the Secretary of State considers that there are respects in which the authority are not adequately performing their function of determining applications under this Part, and

(c)     the criteria that are to be applied in deciding whether to revoke a designation are set out in a document to which subsection (2) applies.