ACT 125
COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973)
PART X - WINDING UP
DIVISION 2 - WINDING UP BY THE COURT
Subdivision (2) - Liquidators

 
Section 229. Control of unofficial liquidators by Official Receiver.
 
Section 229. Control of unofficial liquidators by Official Receiver. (COMPANIES ACT 1965 (REVISED - 1973) - ACT 125) (1) Where in the winding up of a company by the Court a person other than the Official Receiver is the liquidator, the Official Receiver shall take cognizance of his conduct and if the liquidator does not faithfully perform his duties and duly observe all the requirements imposed on him by any written law or otherwise with respect to the performance of his duties, or if any complaint is made to the Official Receiver by any creditor or contributory in regard thereto, the Official Receiver shall inquire into the matter, and take such action thereon as he may think expedient.

(2) The Official Receiver may at any time require any such liquidator of a company which is being wound up by the Court to answer any inquiry in relation to any winding up in which he is engaged, and may, if the Official Receiver thinks fit, apply to the Court to examine him or any other person on oath concerning the winding up.

(3) The Official Receiver may also direct a local investigation to be made of the books and vouchers of such liquidator.