ST HELENA

 REVISED EDITION OF THE LAWS, 2017

 ALPHABETICAL LIST OF ORDINANCES WITH TEXT

 

Administration of Estates Ordinance, 1986

Agriculture and Livestock Improvement Ordinance, 1940 

Airport Development Ordinance, 2006

Animal Trespass Ordinance, 1982

Animals (Diseases) Ordinance, 1944

Aviation Ordinance, 2015

Bees Ordinance, 1995

Birds Protection Ordinance, 1996

Births and Deaths (Registration) Ordinance, 1853

British Nationality and Passports (Fees and Offences) Ordinance, 2017[1]

Building Control Ordinance, 2013

Burial Grounds Ordinance, 1895

Census Ordinance, 1986

Charities Ordinance, 2005

Civil Procedure Ordinance, 1968

Commission for Equality and Human Rights Ordinance, 2015

Commissioners for Oaths Ordinance, 1968

Commissions of Enquiry Ordinance, 1926

Community Centres Ordinance, 1988

Companies Ordinance, 2004

Conservation and Management of Fisheries Resources Ordinance, 2003

Constitution of St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, 2009[2] 

Consular Conventions Ordinance, 1950

Consular Relations Ordinance, 1972

Co-operative Societies Ordinance, 1932

Coroners and Presumption of Death Ordinance, 2015

Council Committees Orders 2010 and 2013[3]

Courts (Appeals and Rules) Ordinance, 2017[4]

Courts (Extension of Jurisdiction) Ordinance, 2016

Criminal Damage Ordinance, 1979

Criminal Procedure Ordinance, 1975

Crown Proceedings Ordinance, 1993

Currency Ordinance, 1975

Customs and Excise Ordinance, 1975

Dentists Ordinance, 1955

Dogs and Cats Ordinance, 2011

Drugs (Prevention of Misuse) Ordinance, 2003

Drugs (Trafficking Offences) Ordinance, 2003

Education Ordinance, 2008 

Elections Ordinance, 2009

Electricity Ordinance, 1961

Emergency Powers Ordinance, 1978

Employees’ Compensation Ordinance, 1946

Employment Rights Ordinance, 2010

English Law (Application) Ordinance, 2005

Enterprise St Helena Ordinance, 1994

Environmental Protection Ordinance, 2016

Financial Services Ordinance, 2008

Fire Service Ordinance, 1985

Firearms Ordinance, 1997

Fish and Fish Products Ordinance, 2010

Fishery Limits Ordinance, 1977

Food Safety Ordinance, 2016

Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Ordinance, 1961

Forestry Ordinance, 1954

French Government Lands (Vesting) Ordinance, 1858

Friendly Societies Ordinance, 1939

Gaming Machines Ordinance, 1984

Gaols Ordinance, 1960 (now ‘Prisons Ordinance, 1960’)

Health and Safety Ordinance, 1977

High Seas Fishing Ordinance, 2001

Highways Ordinance, 1881

Immigration Ordinance, 2011

Imperial Probates Ordinance, 1899

Income Tax Ordinance, 2012

Interpretation Ordinance, 1968

Ionising Radiations (Protection) Ordinance, 1966

Juries Ordinance, 1979

Land Acquisition Ordinance, 2006

Land Planning and Development Control Ordinance, 2013

Law Officers Ordinance, 2013

Legal Aid, Assistance and Services Ordinance, 2017[5]

Legislative Council Proceedings Ordinance, 1974

Legislative Council (Remuneration and Allowances) Ordinance, 2010

Light Dues Ordinance, 1955

Liquor Duty Ordinance, 2014

Liquor Ordinance, 1988

Magistrates’ Court Ordinance, 2011

Marriage Ordinance, 1851

Matrimonial Causes Ordinance, 1961

Media Standards Ordinance, 2011

Medical Practitioners Ordinance, 1910

Mental Health and Mental Capacity Ordinance, 2015

Merchant Shipping Laws

Minerals Vesting Ordinance, 1951

Mining Ordinance, 1923

Money Laundering Ordinance, 2008

Motor Vehicles (Third Party Insurance) Ordinance, 1962

Mutual Organisations Ordinance, 2008

National Parks Ordinance, 2003

Nurses and Midwives Ordinance, 1987

Obscene Publications Ordinance, 1930

Pasturage (Government Lands) Ordinance, 1938

Patents (Registration) Ordinance, 1927

Pensions Ordinance, 2012

Petroleum Ordinance, 1966

Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance, 1937

Plants Protection Ordinance, 1938

Police and Criminal Evidence Ordinance, 2003

Police Service Ordinance, 1975

Ports (Health) Ordinance, 1905

Ports Ordinance, 2016

Post Office Ordinance, 1898

Powers of Attorney Ordinance, 1979

Price Control Ordinance, 1957

Prisons Ordinance, 1960 (formerly ‘Gaols Ordinance’)

Protection of Animals Ordinance, 1969

Protection of Women Ordinance, 1930

Protection of Wrecks and Marine Archaeological Heritage Ordinance, 2014

Public Finance Ordinance, 2010

Public Health Ordinance, 1939

Public Holidays Ordinance, 1945

Public Order Ordinance, 1997

Public Recreation Grounds Ordinance, 1938

Public Trustee Ordinance, 1977

Race Relations Ordinance, 1997

Registered Land Ordinance, 1980

Revised Edition of the Laws Ordinance, 1999[6]

Road Traffic Ordinance, 1985

Road Traffic Ordinance, 2016[7]

Services Tax Ordinance, 2011

Sheriff of St Helena Ordinance, 1969

Social Security Ordinance, 2010

Spear Guns Control Ordinance, 2014

Special Funds Ordinance, 2012

St Helena Fisheries Corporation Ordinance, 1979

St Helena National Trust Ordinance, 2001

Stamp Duties Ordinance, 1987

Statistics Ordinance, 2000

Summary Offences Ordinance, 1975

Telecommunications Ordinance, 1989

Termites Ordinance, 1957

Tobacco Control Ordinance, 2011

Trade Marks (Registration) Ordinance, 1949

Trade Unions and Trade Disputes Ordinance, 1959

United Kingdom Designs (Protection) Ordinance, 1930

Utility Services Ordinance, 2013

Vaccination Ordinance, 1854

Water Ordinance, 1978

Weights and Measures Ordinance, 1905

Welfare of Children Ordinance, 2008

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[1] Combines the British Nationality (Fees and Offences) Ordinance, 1985 and the Passports (Fees) Ordinance, 1979

 

[2]  Applies to all 3 territories; see the Annexes to the General Introduction

[3]  Made under the Constitution but only for St Helena so printed separately

[4]  Combines the Court of Appeal Ordinance, 1960 and the Courts (Rules) Ordinance,1968

 

[5] Combines the Lay Advocates Ordinance, 1982, the Legal Aid and Legal Services Ordinance, 1997 and the Administration of Justice Ordinance, 2007

 

[6] Applies to all 3 territories; see the Annexes to the General Introduction

[7] Not in force at 1 November 2017; will replace RTO 1985 when in force