(1) The CEO may enter into an arrangement for:
(a) the provision of child-related services; and
(b) research and development to be carried out for child-related services; and
(c) the funding (in whole or part) of the services or the research and development.
(2) However, the CEO must not do so unless the CEO is satisfied:
(a) if the arrangement relates to the provision of children's services – the services are provided in accordance with Chapter 4; and
(b) the arrangement:
(i) is consistent with the underlying principles of this Act; and
(ii) furthers the objects of this Act.
(3) This section does not limit section 42 .