Local Government Act 2001

Definitions (Chapter 4).


155.—In this Chapter, except where the context otherwise requires—

“appropriate Minister” has the meaning given by section 156;

“Board” means the body established under article 4 of the Local Government Management Services Board (Establishment) Order, 1996 (S.I. No. 410 of 1996), or any other body established by the Minister under section 3 of the Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1971, or otherwise, to provide services similar to those of the Board;


“local authority” includes a joint body.




Deleted (6.10.2004) by Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Act 2004 (33/2004), s. 61(1) and sch. 2 part 1, commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:


The Local Government Management Services Board was dissolved (1.08.2012) by Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2012 (17/2012), s. 10(c), S.I. No. 297 of 2012. This provision now probably refers to Local Government Management Agency, established the same day.