S.I. No. 517/2006 - Gas (Amendment) Act 1987 (Section 2) (Distribution) (Amendment) Order 2006

S.I. No. [ 517 ] of 2006

Gas (Amendment) Act 1987 (Section 2) (Distribution) (Amendment) Order 2006

The Commission for Energy Regulation, having received and considered a request made to it by Bord Gáis Éireann, in exercise of the powers conferred on it by section 2 of the Gas (Amendment) Act 1987 , hereby orders as follows:


1.  This Order may be cited as the Gas (Amendment) Act 1987 (Section 2) (Distribution (Amendment) Order 2006.


2.  In this Order, “Principal Order” means Gas (Amendment) Act 1987 (Section 2 (Distribution) Order 2003 ( S.I. No. 196 of 2003 ).

Amendment of Principal Order.

3.  The Principal Order is amended in the first column of the Schedule by substituting “11km of Ceannt Station, Galway” for “10km of Ceannt Station, Galway”.

SEALED with the common seal of the Commission for Energy Regulation on the [ 6th ] [ October ] 2006.


Tom Reeves

Chairman of Commission




(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation)

This Order amends one of the distances specified in the first column of the Schedule to the Principal Order and is designed to bring the northern end of the town of Claregalway within BGÉ's current extension of the gas distribution network to that town.