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UK Public General Acts

Version 01/02/1991

1890 CHAPTER 40 53 and 54 Vict

Default Geographical Extent: E+W+S+N.I.

  • Version 01/02/1991

Introductory Text

Factors (Scotland) Act 1890

1890 CHAPTER 40 53 and 54 Vict

An Act to extend the provisions of the Factors Act, 1889, to Scotland.

[14th August 1890]


Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C1 Act saved retrospectively by Hire-Purchase Act 1964 (c. 53), ss. 27(5)(b), 35(3)

C2 Words of enactment omitted under authority of Statute Law Revision Act 1948 (c. 62), s. 3

1 Application of 52 & 53 Vict. c. 45. to Scotland.

Subject to the following provisions, the M1 Factors Act, 1889, shall apply to Scotland:—

(1) The expression “lien” shall mean and include right of retention; the expression “vendor’s lien” shall mean and include any right of retention competent to the original owner or vendor; and the expression “set off” shall mean and include compensation.

(2) In the application of section five of the recited Act, a sale, pledge, or other disposition of goods shall not be valid unless made for valuable consideration.


Marginal Citations

M1 1889 c. 45.

2 Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Factors (Scotland) Act, 1890.