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Explosives (Fireworks) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999

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Licence for the possession, purchase or use of fireworks

6.—(1) An application for a licence under regulation 4(1) shall be made in writing to the Secretary of State and shall be accompanied by such information and in such form and be made in such time as the Secretary of State may require.

(2) A licence under regulation 4(1) shall be in such form and subject to such conditions bearing on health and safety as the Secretary of State may require.

(3) Without prejudice to the generality of paragraph (2), the conditions imposed under that paragraph may include conditions as to the persons who are present, on behalf of the applicant, when the fireworks are fired.

(4) The Secretary of State shall not issue a licence under regulation 4(1) unless she is satisfied that to do so would not put at risk the health and safety of any person.

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