Inland Fisheries Act 2010


Certain rights to fish given to former life members of Trust.

81.— (1) A person who immediately before the dissolution of the Trust under the Act of 1980 was a life member of the Trust shall, subject to such restrictions or other requirements, if any, as the Minister considers appropriate for the proper management of the fishery concerned and which are for the time being prescribed for the purposes of this section, be permitted to fish in accordance with law for trout or coarse fish in the waters of any fishery owned or occupied by IFI.

(2) (a) An order under section 60, 63 or 64 may provide that subsection (1) shall not apply in relation to the fishery acquired or transferred by the order, or, in case 2 or more fisheries are so transferred, shall apply in relation to no such fishery, or, as may be so provided, applies only to such of those fisheries as the order specifies.

(b) The Minister may by order provide that subsection (1) does not apply in relation to a fishery acquired by IFI by agreement under section 60 and specified in the order.

(3) In case a fishery is by an order, either made under this section or described in subsection (2)(a), excluded from the application of subsection (1), this section shall be construed and have effect subject to the terms of the order.