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DIVIDING FENCES ACT 1991 - SECT 16
Substantial compliance sufficient
16 Substantial compliance sufficient
(1) Substantial compliance with the terms of any agreement or order referred
to in section 15 is sufficient for the purposes of this Act.
(2) However, the
adjoining owner who carries out the fencing work is liable to the other
adjoining owner for any defect or omission in the fencing work.
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