The New Valuation List Order (Northern Ireland) 2000

Order made by the Department of Finance and Personnel, laid before the Assembly under Article 45(1) of the Rates (Northern Ireland) Order 1977, for affirmation by a resolution of the Assembly

Draft Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland

2000 No.

RATES

The New Valuation List Order (Northern Ireland) 2000

Made

8th November 2000

Coming into operation

1st April 2001

The Department of Finance and Personnel(1), in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Article 45(1) of the Rates (Northern Ireland) Order 1977(2) and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:—

Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the New Valuation List Order (Northern Ireland) 2000 and shall come into operation on 1st April 2001.

Specified year

2.  The year ending on 31st March 2003 is specified as a year in which a new valuation list shall be issued in Northern Ireland.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of Finance and Personnel on 8th November 2000.

L.S.

Brian Delaney

A senior officer of the

Department of Finance and Personnel

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order.)

This Order specifies the financial year ending on 31st March 2003 as a year in which a new valuation list is to be issued for rating purposes in Northern Ireland. Article 45(1) and (2) of the Rates (Northern Ireland) Order 1977 requires the new list to be issued on or before 31st December in that year and also provides that it shall come into force on 1st April 2003.

The Department of Finance and Personnel has power to specify, by Order, a class of hereditaments to be revalued for the purposes of the new valuation list. An Order was made on the same day as this Order specifying hereditaments other than dwelling-houses, private garages and private storage premises as the class of hereditaments which are to be revalued for the purposes of the new list.

(1)

Formerly the Department of Finance. See S.I. 1982/338 (N.I. 6) Article 3

(2)

S.I. 1977/2157 (N.I. 28); Article 45(1) was substituted by Article 8 of the Local Government, Planning and Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1981, (S.I. 1981/437 (N.I. 13))