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Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 No 156
Current version for 5 July 2019 to date (accessed 9 December 2019 at 13:53)
Restrictions on noise abatement orders
A noise abatement order has no force in so far as it is directed to:the State or a person acting on behalf of the State, ora public authority or a person in the capacity of a member, officer or employee of a public authority, ora person or body prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of this paragraph.A noise abatement order has no force in so far as it would have the result of affecting:any activity carried on by or for the State or a public authority, orany scheduled activity, or any other activity or work that is the subject of an environment protection licence, orany activity of a class or description prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of this paragraph.