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Local Land Services Act 2013 No 51
Current version for 2 August 2019 to date (accessed 28 January 2020 at 00:36)
Note.The Impounding Act 1993 empowers persons appointed by Local Land Services (which is an impounding authority for the purposes of that Act) to impound and deal with animals (including pigs and deer) and articles in public places and places owned or under the control of Local Land Services if, in the case of animals, they are unattended or trespassing or, in the case of articles, they have been abandoned or left unattended. It also enables occupiers of private land to impound and deal with animals trespassing on their land, provides for the release of impounded animals and articles that are claimed by their owners and, if they are disposed of by sale, provides for the disposal of the proceeds of sale.
This Part includes some provisions that complement or supplement the provisions of the Impounding Act 1993.