Detail of outcome
On 15 January 2016 the Secretary of State announced her decision to approve proposals to change the previously approved route for this stretch of coast in 2 places: Dunball Wharf and St Audries Bay.
For more information, see the section 52 notice for Dunball Wharf and St Audries Bay.
On Thursday 24 September 2015, Natural England submitted a report to the Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs setting out proposed changes to the approved route of the England Coast Path in Somerset at Dunball Wharf and St Audries Bay.
Read the variation report to find out why changes to the approved route are required.
Objections will be passed to an independent planning inspector who will make a recommendation to the Secretary of State about each one. The Secretary of State will consider all representations and objections before making a decision about Natural England’s proposals
Comment on Natural England’s proposals
Representations and objections about the report can now be made and must be received by Natural England by 5pm on Thursday 19 November 2015.
Make a representation
Anyone can make representations to us about the variation report. Read the representation guidance notes before completing the representations form (both are attached above).
Make an objection
Owners and occupiers of affected land may make objections about the variation report. Read the objection guidance notes before completing the objection form (both are attached above).