363. Restriction on types of spring trap; inspection.

363.     Restriction on types of spring trap; inspection.

It is an offence for the purpose of killing or taking animals1 to use or knowingly2 permit the use of any spring trap other than an approved trap3, or to use or knowingly permit the use of an approved trap in circumstances for which it is not approved4. It is also an offence to sell or expose or offer for sale any spring trap other than an approved trap with a view to its being used unlawfully as above5, or to have any spring trap in