- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As enacted)
Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. At the current time any known changes or effects made by subsequent legislation have been applied to the text of the legislation you are viewing by the editorial team. Please see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ for details regarding the timescales for which new effects are identified and recorded on this site.
5(1)The Big Lottery Fund may appoint any other body or person to exercise on its behalf any of its dormant account functions—E+W+S+N.I.
(a)in any particular case, or
(b)in cases of any particular description.
(2)The persons who may be appointed by the Fund under sub-paragraph (1) include a member, employee or committee of the Fund.
(3)The following bodies may accept an appointment under this paragraph (in addition to any that may do so apart from this sub-paragraph)—
(a)a body that distributes money under section 25(1) of the National Lottery etc. Act 1993 (c. 39);
(b)a charity or a charitable, benevolent or philanthropic institution;
(c)a body established by or under an enactment;
(d)a body established by Royal Charter.
(4)A body appointed by virtue of sub-paragraph (1) to exercise a function on behalf of the Fund may itself appoint any of its members or employees, or a committee, to exercise the function in its place, but only if—
(a)the terms of the appointment so permit, and
(b)the body has power apart from this paragraph to appoint a member or (as the case may be) an employee or committee of the body to exercise some or all of its functions.
(5)The Fund may establish a committee for the purpose of exercising on its behalf any of its dormant account functions.
(6)A body falling within any paragraph of sub-paragraph (3) may establish a committee for the purpose of exercising on behalf of the Fund any of the Fund's dormant account functions.
(7)A committee established under sub-paragraph (6)—
(a)must consist of or include one or more members, or one or more employees, of the body establishing the committee, but
(b)may include persons who are neither members nor employees of that body.
Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.
Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.
Text created by the government department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Public Acts except Appropriation, Consolidated Fund, Finance and Consolidation Acts.
Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: