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Explanatory Memorandum to Sexual Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 2008

Article 61: Persistent soliciting

7.126.Article 61 makes it an offence for a person A if in a street or public place to persistently solicit another person B (or different persons) for the purpose of prostitution. Paragraph (3) provides that soliciting another person for the purposes of prostitution is a reference to A soliciting that other person B to provide services as a prostitute to A.

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