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The Food (Northern Ireland) Order 1989

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Examination by district councils of food not for sale

45.—(1) A district council may, at the request of a person who has in his possession any food which has not been sold, and which is not intended for sale, arrange to have that food examined on payment by that person of such fee, if any, as may be fixed by that council.

(2) Subject to the provisions of Article 33, where any food examined in pursuance of paragraph (1) is found to be unfit for human consumption, the district council may, with the consent of the person referred to in that paragraph, arrange for the disposal of the food.

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