Article 9

SCHEDULE 2Functions etc. of authorities assigned to the Port Health Authority

Public Health Act 1936(1)  
Section 1(1) (insofar as it relates to sections 45, 49-52, 83 and 264)Duty to enforce the Act
Section 45Buildings with defective closets capable of repair
Section 48Power to examine and test drains etc.
Section 49Rooms over closets of certain types etc.
Section 50Overflowing and leaking cesspools
Section 81Byelaws for the prevention of certain nuisances
Section 82Byelaws as to removal through streets of offensive matter or liquid
Sections 83 to 86Filthy or verminous premises or articles, verminous persons and provision of cleansing stations
Section 140Power to close, or restrict use of water from, polluted water supply
Sections 260, 264-265Provisions relating to watercourses, ponds, ditches and culverts
Section 268(4)Byelaws relating to nuisances arising from tents, vans, sheds, etc.
Part 12Miscellaneous provisions (including powers of entry)
Public Health Act 1961(2)  
Section 36Power to require vacation of premises during fumigation
Section 73Derelict petrol tanks
Slaughterhouses Act 1974(3)
Part 1Slaughterhouses and knackers’ yards
Control of Pollution Act 1974(4)
Part 3Noise
Part 5Supplementary provisions (including powers of entry and inspection, obtaining information and default powers)
Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976(5)  
Section 16Power of local authorities to obtain particulars of persons interested in land
Section 32Power of local authorities to execute works outside their areas
Section 41Evidence of resolutions and minutes of proceedings etc.
Public Health (Control of Disease) Act 1984(6)  
Section 45M and all functions conferred under the Health Protection (Part 2A Orders) Regulations 2010(7)Local authority power to apply to a justice of the peace for an order to protect human health from risk of infection or contamination
Section 46Duty to arrange for a body to be buried or cremated
Section 48Removal of body to mortuary or for immediate burial
Building Act 1984(8)  
Section 76Powers to deal with defective premises
Food Safety Act 1990(9)Food authority enforcement functions relating to food safety
Water Industry Act 1991(10)  
Part 3Water supply
Clean Air Act 1993(11)Air pollution
Noise and Statutory Nuisance Act 1993(12)Noise pollution (street noise)
The Private Water Supplies Regulations 2009(13)Private water supplies
The Official Feed and Food Controls (England) Regulations 2009(14)Execution and enforcement of import controls. Designation of competent authority.
The Health Protection (Local Authority Powers) Regulations 2010(15)Health protection powers
The Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies (England) Regulations 2010(16)Arrangements and enforcement to prevent, control and eradicate transmissible spongiform encephalopathies
The Plastic Kitchenware (Conditions on Imports from China) (England) Regulations 2011(17)Execution and enforcement of conditions and procedures for the import of polyamide and melamine plastic kitchenware from China and Hong Kong.
The Animal By-Products (Enforcement) (England) Regulations 2013(18)Enforcement