Derelict Sites Act 1990

Application of proceeds from land disposal.


31.Every sum received by a local authority in respect of the sale or the lease of a derelict site acquired by them under this Act shall be applied by the local authority for the purpose of their functions in such manner as the local authority, with the consent of the Minister, shall think proper.


Modifications (not altering text):


Application of section restricted (6.09.1993) by Local Government Act 1991 (Removal of Controls) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 172 of 1993), reg. 4 and sch. 1 part 1.

Removal of Controls.

4. (1) Subject to sub-article (2), a function which is performed by a local authority under a provision specified in column (3) of an enactment specified in column (2), and which pursuant to that provision is subject to a requirement (which confers a function on the Minister) specified in column (4), may be performed by the local authority without compliance with that requirement and the said provision shall be so construed and shall apply and have effect accordingly.




Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title


Ministerial Control to be Removed

Conditions (if any) to apply











No. 14 of 1990

Derelict Sites Act 1990.

Section 31.