Housing Act 1966

Exercise by housing authority of functions under this Act outside functional area.


109.(1) A housing authority may perform any of their functions under this Act outside their functional area.

(2) Where a housing authority intend to perform a function in the functional area of another housing authority, the authority by whom the function is intended to be performed and the other authority may make and carry out an agreement in relation to the function, and where an agreement is made under this section the parties to the agreement may terminate it at any time if they so agree.

(3) The making of an agreement under this section shall be a reserved function.


Editorial Notes:


Making of an agreement under section confirmed a reserved function (1.01.2002) by Local Government Act 2001 (37/2001), ss. 131, 131A and sch. 14A part 3 ref. no. 46, S.I. No. 558 of 2001; as amended (1.06.2014) by Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014), s. 21(2) and (3), S.I. No. 214 of 2014.


Restrictions on performance of reserved functions under section imposed (1.06.2014) by Local Government (Performance of Reserved Functions in Respect of Municipal District Members) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 231 of 2014), in effect as per reg. 2.