Fencing Act 1978

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Part 3 Liability for work on a fence

9 Adjoining occupiers to share cost of fencing

Subject to the provisions of this Act, and to any order of the court made under this Act, the occupiers of adjoining lands not divided by an adequate fence are liable to contribute in equal proportions to work on a fence.

Compare: 1908 No 61 s 11