Criminal Justice (Enforcement Powers) (Covid-19) Act 2020


Appeal against temporary closure order

10. (1) An appeal to the Circuit Court against a temporary closure order shall not have the effect of suspending the operation of the order unless the Circuit Court, on application made to it by the appellant, suspends the operation of the order pending the determination of the appeal.

(2) The Circuit Court shall give such priority to an appeal referred to in subsection (1) or an application under that subsection as is necessary in the circumstances and may give such directions with regard to the hearing of the appeal or the application as it considers appropriate in the circumstances.

(3) On the hearing of the appeal, the Circuit Court may—

(a) affirm, revoke or vary the temporary closure order concerned, and

(b) make such other order (if any) in relation to the relevant premises as it considers appropriate.