a discretionary decision made by a local agency to issue a permit, certificate, license, lease, or other entitlement or to otherwise authorize a proposed project or activity
The agreement that an item is complete and suitable for its intended use.
This is when the Pension Schemes Office (PSO) says that a scheme is suitable for tax relief. This means member s can count some or all of their contributions against their tax bill. If a scheme meets certain conditions, it will get mandatory (automatic) approval . If the scheme does not meet the conditions, the PSO may give it discretionary approval.