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The Water (Northern Ireland) Order 1999


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2.  Works in connection with waterways, including—

(a)the cleansing, widening, deepening, covering or otherwise improving of existing waters;

(b)the dredging and maintenance of channels;

(c)the cutting of new drains where required;

(d)the abstraction from any source of any water necessary to the purposes of navigation;

(e)the construction of locks, dams, culverts, overflow culverts, pumping stations, aqueducts or viaducts;

(f)the raising and repairing of existing embankments, and the construction of new embankments;

(g)the sinking of pumping sumps;

(h)the construction and repairing of sluices or valves;

(i)the removal and disposal of old spoil banks;

(j)the construction of hydro-electric power stations in connection with any pumping station or pumping sump.

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