In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears:
"accreditation " means accreditation under this Part.
"accredited certification body " means a certification body that holds a current accreditation.
"accrediting authority " means an authority approved by the Secretary under section 6B for the purpose of granting accreditation to certification bodies.
"certificate of compliance " has the meaning given by section 6D, 6DA or 6E, as the case requires.
"certification body " means a body that carries out certifying functions.
"certifying functions " means:
(a) assessing, by reference to the relevant key performance indicators:
(i) whether an employment service meets the disability employment standards; and
(ia) whether an advocacy service meets the disability advocacy standards; and
(ii) whether the provision of rehabilitation programs meets the rehabilitation program standards; and
(b) giving certificates of compliance in respect of employment services or advocacy services, or in respect of the provision of rehabilitation programs, that meet the relevant standards.
"current accreditation " means an accreditation that has not been withdrawn.
"current certificate of compliance " means a certificate of compliance that is in force.
"key performance indicators " means key performance indicators approved under subsection 5A(2).
"person " , in relation to the provision of a rehabilitation program, includes the Commonwealth and an authority of the Commonwealth.