Harbours Act, 1946

Joint works.

161.—(1) A harbour authority may, with the consent of the Minister, make and carry out an agreement with one or more than one person to undertake jointly with such person or persons the doing of anything in relation to the harbour of the harbour authority which the harbour authority are for the time being authorised by law to do.

(2) A harbour authority may pay such proportion of the cost of anything undertaken jointly with a person or persons in pursuance of an agreement under this section as is specified in the agreement.

(3) The proportion payable by a harbour authority of the expenses chargeable to revenue account of any joint committee or like body set up in pursuance of an agreement under this section shall be paid by the harbour authority as part of their working and establishment expenses.