Health Act 2007


Prohibition against carrying on unregistered designated centre.

46.— (1) A person shall not carry on the business of a designated centre unless the centre is registered under this Act and the person is its registered provider.

(2) The person in charge of a designated centre, whether that person is the registered provider or another person, shall not manage or participate in the management of the centre unless the centre is registered under this Act.


Modifications (not altering text):


Application of section restricted (31.12.2017) by Child Care (Amendment) Act 2011 (19/2011), s. 48(6), S.I. No. 637 of 2018.

Transitional provisions

48.— ...

(6) A person who immediately before the relevant date was carrying on the business of providing special care to children in a special care unit may continue to do so, notwithstanding section 46 of the Act of 2007, for a period not exceeding one year from the relevant date.