Search Legislation

Fish Industry Act (Northern Ireland) 1972

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As enacted)

Advanced Features

 Help about advanced features

Opening Options

 Help about opening options

Changes to legislation:

There are outstanding changes not yet made by the editorial team to Fish Industry Act (Northern Ireland) 1972. Any changes that have already been made by the team appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. Help about Changes to Legislation


Changes to Legislation

Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists which can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. Where those effects have yet to be applied to the text of the legislation by the editorial team they are also listed alongside the legislation in the affected provisions. Use the ‘more’ link to open the changes and effects relevant to the provision you are viewing.

Changes and effects yet to be applied to :

 Help about changes and effects

Changes and effects

This section lists the changes and effects yet to be applied to the specific provision you are viewing.

Commencement Orders yet to be applied to the Fish Industry Act (Northern Ireland) 1972

 Help about changes and effects

Commencement Orders

This section lists the commencement orders yet to be applied to the whole Act. These effects are included in this view as they may be (but won’t necessarily be) relevant to the specific provision that you are viewing. Where applicable the commencement orders are listed under two headings, firstly those that bring some part of the Act you are viewing into force and secondly, those that bring into force legislation that affects some part of the legislation you are viewing. If you are viewing a prospective version or there is a prospective version available there may be commencement orders listed here that are relevant to the provision you are viewing.

Commencement Orders bringing legislation that affects this Act into force:

2Grants for purposes connected with co-operative activities.N.I.

(1)Subject to subsection (3), the Ministry may in accordance with a scheme make, to any body of persons carrying on or proposing to carry on a co-operative enterprise in the fishing industry, a grant towards the approved expenditure incurred by that body for the purposes of that enterprise and, in particular,—

(a)for the purpose of—

(i)providing any buildings, or

(ii)providing any vehicle constructed or adapted for the conveyance or haulage of loads in or about private premises,

for use in connection with that enterprise; or

(b)for the purpose of—

(i)the administration of the enterprise, including the provision of training for persons in connection with such administration; or

(ii)making arrangements for the marketing of fish or fish products on behalf of persons participating in the enterprise.

(2)For the purposes of this section, a co-operative enterprise in the fish industry means an enterprise for the carrying out of proposals designed to organise, promote, encourage, develop or co-ordinate any form of co-operation in the fishing industry, including co-operation and mutual assistance in production, storage, preparation for market (including processing), marketing, transport, the provision of buildings, equipment and services for fishermen, research and other incidental activities.

(3)No grants shall be made in pursuance of a scheme under this section to any body in connection with any enterprise if the body is not registered under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act (Northern Ireland) 1969 [1969 c.24] at the time when the grant would, but for this subsection, become payable.

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


See additional information alongside the content

Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.

Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources