Air Navigation and Transport Act, 1936

Grant of aviation business licence.

89.—Whenever any person applies to the Minister under and in accordance with the immediately preceding section for an aviation business licence in respect of a particular class of aviation business the following provisions shall have effect, that is to say:—

(a) in case such person satisfies the Minister that he was on the 1st day of January, 1936, carrying on in Saorstát Eireann a business of a class similar to that in respect of which such application relates, the Minister shall grant such licence to such person, and

(b) in every other case, the Minister may, in his absolute discretion either grant or refuse to grant such licence.