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19(1)A person holding a licence of a kind specified in sub-paragraph (2) and granted under section 6 of the Electricity Act 1989 (c. 29).E+W+S+N.I.
(2)Those licences are—
(a)a transmission licence,
(b)a distribution licence, and
(c)an interconnector licence.
(3)Expressions used in this paragraph and in the Electricity Act 1989 shall have the same meaning in this paragraph as in that Act.
20(1)A person holding a licence of a kind specified in sub-paragraph (2).E+W+S+N.I.
(2)Those licences are—
(a)a licence under section 7 of the Gas Act 1986 (c. 44), and
(b)a licence under section 7ZA of that Act.
21A water undertaker or sewerage undertaker appointed under section 6 of the Water Industry Act 1991 (c. 56).E+W+S+N.I.
22(1)A person who provides a public electronic communications network which makes telephone services available (whether for spoken communication or for the transmission of data).E+W+S+N.I.
(2)In sub-paragraph (1)—
(a)the reference to provision of a network shall be construed in accordance with section 32(4)(a) and (b) of the Communications Act 2003 (c. 21), and
(b)“public electronic communications network” shall have the meaning given by sections 32(1) and 151(1) of that Act.
23A person who holds a licence under section 8 of the Railways Act 1993 (c. 43) (operation of railway assets) in so far as the licence relates to activity in Great Britain.E+W+S+N.I.
[F124(1)A person who provides services in connection with railways in Great Britain and who holds a European licence granted pursuant to—E+W+S+N.I.
(a)a provision contained in any instrument made for the purpose of implementing Council Directive 1995/18/EC dated 19th June 1995 on the licensing of railway undertakings, as amended by Directive 2001/13/EC dated 26th February 2001 and Directive 2004/49/EC dated 29th April 2004, both of the European Parliament and of the Council, or
(b)any action taken by an EEA State for that purpose.
(2)In this paragraph, “EEA State” means a member State, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein.]
25(1)Transport for London.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)London Underground Limited (being a subsidiary of Transport for London).
26An airport operator, within the meaning of section 82(1) of the Airports Act 1986 (c. 31), in Great Britain.E+W+S+N.I.
27A harbour authority, within the meaning of section 46(1) of the Aviation and Maritime Security Act 1990 (c. 31), in Great Britain.E+W+S+N.I.
28The Secretary of State, in so far as his functions relate to matters for which he is responsible by virtue of section 1 of the Highways Act 1980 (c. 66) (highway authorities).E+W+S+N.I.
29The Health and Safety Executive.E+W+S+N.I.
29AA Strategic Health Authority established under [F3section 13 of the National Health Service Act 2006].]E+W+S+N.I.
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