Harbours Act, 1946

Restriction on landing and shipping of goods.

79.—(1) It shall not be lawful for a person to land or ship goods of any description at any place within the limits of a harbour unless such place is assigned by the harbour authority for the harbour as a landing place or shipping place (as the case may be) for such goods, and is a legal quay approved by the Minister for Finance, or a sufferance wharf approved by the Revenue Commissioners, or is a place in respect of which special permission has been given by the Revenue Commissioners for the landing or shipping (as the case may be) of such goods.

(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding ten pounds.