Control of Dogs Act 1986

Grants to local authorities and other bodies.


33.The Minister may, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, make grants towards the expenses of a local authority incurred under this Act or to any person concerned with the provision of homes or shelters for stray or unwanted dogs or with the welfare of dogs.


Modifications (not altering text):


Functions under section transferred and references construed (15.07.2015) by Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 318 of 2015), s. 3(1) and sch., in effect as per art. 1(2), subject to transitional provisions in arts. 4-8

3. (1) The functions vested in the Minister for Finance by or under any of the provisions of the Acts specified in the Schedule are transferred to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

(2) References to the Minister for Finance contained in any Act or instrument made under an Act and relating to any functions transferred by this Order shall, from the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.




No. 32 of 1986      Control of Dogs Act 1986      Section 33