ACT 125
COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973)
PART VIII - RECEIVERS AND MANAGERS

 
Section 184. Power of Court to fix remuneration of receivers or managers.
 
Section 184. Power of Court to fix remuneration of receivers or managers. (COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973) - ACT 125) (1) The Court may, on application by the liquidator of a company, by order fix the amount to be paid by way of remuneration to any person who, under the powers contained in any instrument, has been appointed as receiver or manager of the property of the company.

(2) The power of the Court shall, where no previous order has been made with respect thereto—

    (a) extend to fixing the remuneration for any period before the making of the order or the application therefor;

    (b) be exercisable notwithstanding that the receiver or manager has died or ceased to act before the making of the order or the application therefor; and

    (c) where the receiver or manager has been paid or has retained for his remuneration for any period before the making of the order any amount in excess of that fixed for that period, extend to requiring him or his personal representatives to account for the excess or such part thereof as may be specified in the order.

(3) The power conferred by paragraph (2)(c) shall not be exercised as respects any period before the making of the application for the order unless in the opinion of the Court there are special circumstances making it proper for the power to be so exercised.

(4) The Court may from time to time, on an application made either by the liquidator or by the receiver or manager, vary or amend an order made under this section.