Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland

1999 No. 426

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Change of District Name (Dungannon) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999

Made

14th October 1999

Coming into operation

25th November 1999

The Department of the Environment in exercise of the powers conferred by section 51(1) of the Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972(1) and now vested in it(2) and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, having received an application from the Dungannon District Council to change the name of the district of the council from Dungannon to Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough hereby makes the following Order:—

Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the Change of District Name (Dungannon) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999 and shall come into operation on 25th November 1999.

Change of district name

2.  The name of the district of Dungannon shall be changed to Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of the Environment on 14th October 1999.

L.S.

J. McConnell

Assistant Secretary

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order.)

This Order changes the name of the local government district of Dungannon set out in Article 2(1) of, and Schedule 1 to, the Local Government (Boundaries) Order (Northern Ireland) 1992 to Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough from 25th November 1999.