Explanatory Memorandum

Business Improvement Districts Act (Northern Ireland) 2013

2013 CHAPTER 5

21 March 2013

Commentary on Sections

Section 10: Appeal against veto

Section 10 allows any person who was entitled to vote in the BID ballot to appeal to the Department against a district council’s decision to veto BID proposals. The Department will be able to make further provision via regulations as to the process behind an appeal.