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Reservoirs Act (Northern Ireland) 2015

Section 119 – Electronic serving or giving of notices or other documents

This section provides for the conditions relating to the use of electronic communications for the sending of notices or other documents required under the Act. Subsection (2) requires agreement regarding the use of electronic communications and subsection (3) specifies the conditions relating to the notice or other document. Electronic communications cannot be used for the serving of a notice of the intention to enter land which is occupied (subsection (4)). Subsection (5) specifies the time and day of receipt for electronic communication. Subsection (6) requires notice to be given regarding the withdrawal of electronic communications.

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