1 Citation, commencement and extent

(1)    This Order may be cited as the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (Fees) (Amendment) Order 2002 and shall come into force on 1st April 2002.

(2)    This Order does not extend to Northern Ireland.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2002: see para (1) above.

2 Increase in fees

2Increase in fees

The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (Fees) Order 2000 is amended as follows:

(a)    in article 2(3) for the sum “£170” there is substituted “£252”;

(b)    in article 2(4) for the sum “£153” there is substituted “£226”; and

(c)    in article 3 for the sum “£763” there is substituted “£1,130”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2002: see art 1(1).

Signature

Angela Eagle

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Home Office

4th March 2002

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order, which does not extend to Northern Ireland, amends the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (Fees) Order 2000 so as to increase the fees payable by the holders of certificates issued under section 6 or 7 of the 1986 Act. Article 2(a) increases, from £170 to £252, the fixed element of the fee payable for a certificate under section 6 of the 1986 Act. Article 2(b) increases, from £153 to £226, the variable element of that fee. Article 2(c) increases, from £763 to £1,130, the fee payable for a certificate issued under section 7 of the 1986 Act.

A Regulatory Impact Assessment of the effects that this Order will have on the costs of business is available from:

Home Office
Animal Procedures Licensing Section
Room 984
50 Queen Anne's Gate
London SW1H 9AT.