Sport Ireland Act 2015


Transfer of rights and liabilities, and continuation of leases, licences and permissions granted by the Council or the Authority

33. (1) All rights and liabilities of the Council or of the Authority arising by virtue of any contract or commitment (expressed or implied) entered into by it before the establishment day shall on that day stand transferred to Sport Ireland.

(2) Every right and liability transferred by subsection (1) to Sport Ireland may, on and after the establishment day, be sued on, recovered or enforced by or against Sport Ireland in its own name, and it shall not be necessary for Sport Ireland, or the Council or the Authority, as the case may be, to give notice to the person whose right or liability is transferred by that subsection of such transfer.

(3) Every lease, licence, wayleave or permission granted by the Council or by the Authority in relation to land or other property vested in Sport Ireland by or under this Act, and in force immediately before the establishment day, shall continue in force as if granted by Sport Ireland.