Street and House To House Collections Act, 1962

Offences in relation to bodies corporate and unincorporated bodies.

26.—(1) Where an offence under this Act is committed by a body corporate or by a person purporting to act on behalf of a body corporate or an unincorporated body of persons, and is proved to have been so committed with the consent or approval of, or to have been facilitated by any default on the part of any person being, in the case of a body corporate, a director thereof, or, in the case of an unincorporated body, a member of the committee of management or other controlling authority thereof, that person also shall be guilty of the offence.

(2) A summons or other document required to be served for the purpose or in the course of proceedings under this Act on a body corporate may be served by leaving it at, or sending it by registered post to, the body at any place in the State at which it conducts its business.