Updated to 14 June 2019 (Act No. 17 of 2019 and S.I. No. 260 of 2019)

Metrology Act 1996
No. 27 of 1996

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 12 May 1997 Metrology Act 1996 (Commencement and Establishment Day) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 177 of 1997), art. 2(a)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Application restricted S.I. No. 47 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 6(3)
  S.I. No. 43 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 4
Applied S.I. No. 710 of 2007, reg. 11(2)(e)
  S. I. No. 280 of 2007, reg. 7(2)(e)
  S. I. No. 45 of 2004, regs. 1(2), 5(6)
  S.I. No. 160 of 2007, regs. 1, 3(7)
S. 2(1) am. 37/2013, ss. 1(2), 78
S. 4 (1) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(a) (5)
S. 7 (1), Service estab. under trans. and ctd. 34/1998, s. 49(2) (5)
S. 7(1) establishment day appointed S.I. No. 177 of 1997, art. 2(b)
S. 7 (2) (4) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(a) (b) (5)
S. 7(3) substit. 13/2014, ss. 1(4), 40
S. 9 power to appoint inspector as authorised officer for regs. S.I. No. 160 of 2007, regs. 1, 14(4)(a)
S. 9, ctnc. for inspector appt'd. under. 34/1998, s. 49(3) (5)
S. 9(1) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(a) (5)
S. 9(1)(a) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(c) (5)
S. 9(3) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(a) (5)
S. 10 application extended S.I. No. 160 of 2007, regs. 1, 14(8)
S. 10 applied S.I. No. 160 of 2007, regs. 1, 14(7)
S. 10(6) deleted S.I. No. 47 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 61(1)
S. 11 am. 34/1998, s. 49 (1) (a) (5)
S. 11(1) rep. 13/2014, ss. 1(4), 4
S. 12(4) am. 34/1998, s. 49 (1) (a) (5)
S. 14, appl. S. I. No. 45 of 2004, regs 1(2), 5(7)
S. 21, ctnc. of organisation designated under. 34/1998, s. 49 (4) (5)
S. 21(1) (2) (5) am. 34/1998, s. 49(1)(a) (5)
S. 27 references construed 1/2014, ss. 1(22), 9(2),(3)
S. 30 application extended S.I. No. 160 of 2007, regs. 1, 23
S. 34(4), rep. with conds. 2/1999, s. 197, sch. 6, col. 3

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 1(2) Metrology Act 1996 (Commencement and Establishment Day) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 177 of 1997)
S. 3(1) Legal Metrology (European Conformity Assessment of Measuring Instruments) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 543 of 2010)
  Legal Metrology (European Conformity Assessment of Measuring Instruments) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 160 of 2007)
S. 4 Social Welfare (Social Welfare Tribunal) Regulations, 1996 (S.I. No. 262 of 1996)
S. 6 Legal Metrology (General) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 323 of 2008)
  Legal Metrology (Marks) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 296 of 2008)
S. 7(1) Metrology Act 1996 (Commencement and Establishment Day) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 177 of 1997)
S. 14 Legal Metrology (General) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 323 of 2008)
  Legal Metrology (Type Approval) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 207 of 2006)
S. 15 Legal Metrology (General) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 323 of 2008)
S. 16 Legal Metrology (General) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 323 of 2008)
  Legal Metrology (Marks) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 296 of 2008)
  Legal Metrology (Type Approval) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 207 of 2006)
S. 17 Legal Metrology (General) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 323 of 2008)
  Legal Metrology (Marks) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 296 of 2008)
S. 276 Social Welfare (Social Welfare Tribunal) Regulations, 1996 (S.I. No. 262 of 1996)