Volume I
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Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Auctioneers and Brokers to be licensed.

3. Duration, conditions, and licence

4. Fees.

5. Chairman may refuse to issue licence and attach conditions and may cancel licence.

6. List of licensed Auctioneers and Brokers to be published.

7. Penalty for practicing without licence.

8. Scope of the expressions Auctioneer, and Broker.

9. Interpretation.


15 of 1889,

26 of 1909,

18 of 1921,

25 of 1922,

17 of 1930,

15 of 1945,

39 of 1952.

AN ORDINANCE to provide for the licensing of Auctioneers and Brokers.

[Date of Commencement: 31st October, 1889]

1. Short title.

This Ordinance may be cited as the Auctioneers and Brokers Ordinance.

2. Auctioneers and brokers to be licensed.

(1) No person shall carry on the trade or business of an Auctioneer or a Broker in any area within the administrative limits of any local authority except under the authority of a licence issued by the Chairman under this Ordinance.

(2) Every licence issued under subsection (1) shall be in the form specified in the Schedule.

3. Duration, conditions, and licence

Every such licence shall continue in force from the day on which it is granted till the thirty-first day of December next ensuing, and shall specify the conditions on which it is granted and the limits within which it may be used.

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