Planning and Development Act, 2000

Limitation of section 53 of the Waterworks Clauses Act, 1847.

259.—(1) Section 53 of the Waterworks Clauses Act, 1847 , and any other enactment which confers a right to a supply of water for domestic purposes, shall not apply in relation to a house which is an unauthorised structure or the use of which constitutes an unauthorised use.

(2) Nothing in this section shall restrict the operation of section 8 (2) of the Local Government (Sanitary Services) Act, 1962 .