Harbours Act, 1996

Power to establish companies in respect of harbours not mentioned in First Schedule .

87.—(1) The Minister may by order provide for the formation and registration under the Companies Acts of a private company in respect of the harbour of each harbour authority mentioned in the Table to this section and for the application to a company aforesaid, subject to such adaptations and modifications as the Minister may consider necessary or expedient and specifies in the order, of so much of the provisions of this Act that, in his or her opinion, it is appropriate to apply to the company.

(2) An order under this section may relate to all or one or more of the said harbours.


Annagassan Pier Commissioners

Bantry Bay Harbour Commissioners

Ballyshannon Harbour Commissioners

Baltimore and Skibbereen Harbour Commissioners

Buncrana Harbour Commissioners

The Council of the urban district of Kilrush

Kinsale Harbour Commissioners

River Moy Commissioners

Sligo Harbour Commissioners

Tralee and Fenit Pier and Harbour Commissioners

Westport Port and Harbour Commissioners

Wexford Harbour Commissioners

The Council of the urban district of Youghal