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CORPORATIONS ACT 2001

CHAPTER 1 - INTRODUCTORY  

PART 1.2 - INTERPRETATION  

Division 8 - Miscellaneous interpretation rules  

SECTION 109X  SERVICE OF DOCUMENTS  

109X(1)  [ Service]  


For the purposes of any law, a document may be served on a company by:


(a) leaving it at, or posting it to, the company's registered office; or


(b) delivering a copy of the document personally to a director of the company who resides in Australia or in an external Territory; or


(c) if a liquidator of the company has been appointed - leaving it at, or posting it to, the address of the liquidator's office in the most recent notice of that address lodged with ASIC; or


(d) if an administrator of the company has been appointed - leaving it at, or posting it to, the address of the administrator in the most recent notice of that address lodged with ASIC.

109X(2)  [ Director or company secretary]  

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For the purposes of any law, a document may be served on a director or company secretary by leaving it at, or posting it to, the alternative address notified to ASIC under subsection 5H(2) , 117(2) , 205B(1) or (4) or 601BC(2) . However, this only applies to service on the director or company secretary:


(a) in their capacity as a director or company secretary; or


(b) for the purposes of a proceeding in respect of conduct they engaged in as a director or company secretary.

109X(3)  [ Service and Execution of Process Act]  


Subsections (1) and (2) do not apply to a process, order or document that may be served under section 9 of the Service and Execution of Process Act 1992 .

[ CCH Note: There are no subsections 109X(4) and 109X(5).]

109X(6)  [ Service in a different way]  

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This section does not affect:


(a) any other provision of this Act, or any provision of another law, that permits; or


(b) the power of a court to authorise;

a document to be served in a different way.

109X(7)  [ ``serve'', ``give'', ``send'']  


This section applies to provisions of a law dealing with service whether it uses the expression ``serve'' or uses any other similar expression such as ``give'' or ``send''.

[ CCH Note: The next section is s 111AA.]


 



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