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3. New construction, including—N.I.
(a)the diversion of waterways;
(b)the cutting through of “U” or “S” bends so as to straighten and shorten the channel;
(c)the construction of new waterways, and of new outfall channels to existing main drains and their feeders;
(d)the construction, alteration, restoration or improvement of any quay, harbour, mooring, dry dock, fish pass, slipway, navigation aid, towing path, culvert, overflow culvert, pipe, drain or road (other than a road within the meaning of the [1993 NI 15.] Roads (Northern Ireland) Order 1993);
(e)the provision of such buildings as the Department considers appropriate in connection with any works described in this Schedule;
(f)the reconstruction and improvement of bridges, locks, overflows, weirs, hatches and outfalls necessitating structural alterations;
(g)the reconstruction of damaged or inadequate bridges and culverts, and the substitution of new bridges and culverts therefor;
(h)the building of embankments and walls for the prevention of flooding or erosion;
(i)the formation of cattle water-places, sheep-dipping and other conveniences, the provision of which is calculated to minimise the risk of future damage to any specified canal which has been improved.
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