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Seed Potatoes Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001

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Sealing of packages and containers

14.—(1) Subject to paragraph (3) and regulation 16, a person shall not market a package or container of pre-basic seed potatoes or basic seed potatoes produced outside Northern Ireland unless that package or container has been sealed by or under the supervision of an authorised officer or an officer of the authority concerned and the sealing device thus applied remains unbroken.

(2) Subject to paragraph (3) and regulation 16, a person shall not market a package or container of pre-basic seed potatoes or basic seed potatoes produced in Northern Ireland unless that package or container has been sealed by an authorised officer and the sealing device thus applied remains unbroken.

(3) Where a sealing device on a package or container of pre-basic seed potatoes or basic seed potatoes has been broken that package or container shall not be re-sealed with a sealing device except by or under the supervision of an authorised officer or an officer of the authority concerned.

(4) An authorised officer may refuse to seal any package or container of pre-basic seed potatoes or basic seed potatoes as required by paragraph (2) for any person who has failed to pay to the Department any amount by way of levy due by him in accordance with Article 3(2) and (3) of the Seed Potatoes (Levy) Order (Northern Ireland) 1985.

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