Explanatory Memorandum

Caravans Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

2011 CHAPTER 12

16 March 2011

Commentary on Sections

Part 2: Agreements for other occupiers of caravan sites

Section 10 – Jurisdiction

Section 10 provides the county court covering the area in which the caravan site is located with the jurisdiction to hear and make decisions on matters relating to seasonal agreements and other issues included in Part 2 of the Act. Arbitration is also available as an alternative to court proceedings where the relevant parties have agreed, in writing, to this course of action.