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Authorization

The granting of access to a document or the ability to conduct an activity. Authorization may be limited to a certain transaction or time period, or it may be unlimited. For example, a potential home buyer may grant a lender authorization to view his/her credit reports.

authorization

the granting of permission by a senior manager to a subordinate to undertake a particular task. For example, the chief executive could empower his purchasing officer to buy raw materials and authorize his production manager to buy machinery. The authorization process attempts to make sure that subordinates know the extent of their DELEGATED AUTHORITY.
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It is also important to note that this decision about an interim authorisation does not provide any indication of whether or not a final authorisation will be granted.
Port of Brisbane and Carnival lodged their application for authorisation on 11 October 2017.
From 1 October, in order to comply with EU animal transport regulations, type 1 transporter authorisations will not be renewed automatically.
Applications to renew animal transport authorisations should be submitted to APHAs Welfare in Transport team by post, email or fax.
On 17 October 2014, the ACCC released a draft determination proposing to grant conditional authorisation to edition 18 of the Code for five years.
Granting or denying interim authorisation in no way binds the ACCC in its consideration of the substantive application for re-authorisation.
The ACCC has sought submissions from interested parties on the Lottery Agents Queenland substantive application for authorisation.
The ACCC may review the interim authorisation at any time and this decision should not be taken to be indicative of whether or not final authorisation will be granted.
Interim authorisation does not allow the applicants to enter into agreements with Anglo Coal, and the granting of interim authorisation in no way binds the ACCC in its consideration of the substantive application for authorisation.
The ACCC is concerned that this application was lodged so close to the expiry date of the existing authorisation, but recognises that granting interim authorisation will avoid unnecessary disruption to the independent contractor drivers who deliver Holcim concrete.
The ACCC has sought submissions from interested parties on Councils substantive application for authorisation.
The ACCC has also granted interim authorisation to Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) to give effect to an agreement with Sportingbet Australia Pty Ltd (Sportingbet) and Sportingbet Holdings Limited (SHL), under which Sportingbet will agree to provide fixed odds book management services to RWWA and SHL will act as guarantor.