Search Legislation

Health and Safety (Enforcing Authority) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Application

  5. 4.District councils to be enforcing authorities for certain premises and the Department to be the enforcing authority for certain premises

  6. 5.The Department to be the enforcing authority for the whole of certain premises

  7. 6.Revocations

  8. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      Main activities which determine whether district councils will be enforcing authorities

      1. 1.The sale or storage of goods for retail or wholesale...

      2. 2.The display or demonstration of goods at an exhibition, excluding...

      3. 3.Office activities.

      4. 4.Catering services.

      5. 5.The provision of permanent or temporary residential accommodation including the...

      6. 6.Consumer services provided in a shop except dry cleaning or...

      7. 7.Cleaning (wet or dry) in coin operated units in launderettes...

      8. 8.The use of a bath, sauna or solarium, massaging, hair...

      9. 9.The practice or presentation of the arts, sports, games, entertainment...

      10. 10.The hiring out of pleasure craft for use on inland...

      11. 11.The care, treatment, accommodation or exhibition of animals, birds or...

      12. 12.The activities of an undertaker, except where the main activity...

      13. 13.Church worship or religious meetings.

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Activities in respect of which the Department is the enforcing authority

      1. 1.Any activity in a mine or quarry other than a...

      2. 2.Any activity in a fairground.

      3. 3.Any activity in premises occupied by a radio, television or...

      4. 4.The following activities carried on at any premises by persons...

      5. 5.The use of ionising radiations for medical exposure (within the...

      6. 6.Any activity in premises occupied by a radiography undertaking in...

      7. 7.Any activity involving genetic modification (within the meaning of regulation...

      8. 8.Any activity on board a sea-going ship.

      9. 9.Any activity in relation to a ski slope, ski lift,...

      10. 10.Agricultural activities, and any activity at an agricultural show which...

      11. 11.Fish farming, maggot and game breeding except in a zoo....

      12. 12.Horse breeding or horse training at a stable.

    3. SCHEDULE 3


  9. Explanatory Note

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources