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Welfare of Animals Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 20 – Orders under section 19: appeals

Where a court has made an order under section 19 in relation to an animal, the animal’s owner can appeal to the county court against the order. The section also provides a right of appeal to a person against whom an order for reimbursement of expenses is made.

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