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The Food Safety(Northern Ireland) Order 1991


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37.—(1) Any person who is aggrieved by—

(a)a decision of an authorised officer to serve an improvement notice;

(b)a decision of a district council or, as the case may be, the Department of Agriculture to refuse to issue such a certificate as is mentioned in Article 10(6) or 11(8); or

(c)subject to paragraph (2), a decision of a district council or, as the case may be, the Department of Agriculture to refuse, cancel, suspend or revoke a licence required by regulations under Part II,

may appeal to a court of summary jurisdiction.

(2) The procedure on an appeal to a court of summary jurisdiction under paragraph (1), or an appeal to such a court for which provision is made by regulations under Part II, shall be by way of notice under Part VII of the Magistrates' Courts (Northern Ireland) Order 1981(1).

(3) In any case where such an appeal as is mentioned in paragraph (2) lies, the document notifying the decision to the person concerned shall state—

(a)the right of appeal to a court of summary jurisdiction; and

(b)the period within which such an appeal may be brought.

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