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The Further Education (Northern Ireland) Order 1997

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Transfer of management of institutions of further education

Transfer of management of institutions of further education from boards to incorporated governing bodies

10.—(1) With effect from the transfer date—

(a)each institution of further education shall cease to be under the management of the board which, immediately before that date, was responsible for its management;

(b)the governing body of each such institution constituted under Part VII of the 1989 Order shah cease to exist;

(c)there shall be established under this Order for each such institution a body corporate to be known as the governing body of that institution; and

(d)each such institution shall be under the management of that governing body.

(2) Schedule 2 (which provides for the transfer of certain property, rights, liabilities and staff to the governing bodies of institutions of further education established under this Order and makes other provision consequential on, related to, or for the purpose of facilitating, the transfer effected by paragraph (1)) shall have effect.

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