Public Assistance (Acquisition of Land) Act, 1934

Making of compulsory acquisition order.

5.—(1) When a public assistance authority desires to acquire compulsorily under this Act any particular land, such public assistance authority may make an order (in this Act referred to as a compulsory acquisition order) that such land be acquired compulsorily under this Act.

(2) Every compulsory acquisition order shall be in the prescribed form and shall describe the lands to which such order relates by reference to a map complying with the prescribed conditions.