(1) If an infrastructure licensee applies under section 199 for a variation of the licence, the Minister may, by written notice given to the licensee—
(a) vary the licence to such extent as the Minister thinks necessary; or
(b) refuse to vary the licence.
For consultation procedures, see sections 201 and 202.
(2) A variation of an infrastructure licence under this section takes effect on the day on which notice of the variation is published in the Government Gazette.
For publication in the Government Gazette of notice of the variation, see section 731.