Consultation outcome

England Coast Path on Walney Island: consultation outcome

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

On 27 March 2017 the Secretary of State announced her decision to approve a stretch of the England Coast Path in Cumbria around Walney Island.

See the section 52 notice for Walney Island for more information.

Original consultation

Summary

Find out about Natural England's proposals to improve coastal access in Cumbria and how to submit a representation or objection.

This consultation ran from
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Consultation description

On 26 September 2016, Natural England submitted a report to the Secretary of State for the Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) setting out our proposals for improved access to the Cumbrian coast on Walney Island.

All representations and objections will be considered before the Secretary of State makes a final decision about the report.

The report is available as a series of separate documents. You should:

  • read the overview which includes background information to help you understand the proposals and maps
  • use the index map to find the relevant chapter for the length of coast you are interested in
  • open the corresponding chapter of the report for more information

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 21 November 2016.

View Defra’s guidance on representations and objections.

Make a representation

Anyone can make representations to us about the 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 report. Read the objection guidance notes before completing the objection form (both are attached above).

Locations to view the report in person

Copies of the report may be viewed at the following locations:

Location Address Contact number
Walney Library Central Drive, Walney Island, LA14 3HY Tel: 01229 471742
Email: barrow.library@cumbria.gov.uk
Barrow Library Ramsden Square, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 1LL Tel: 01229 407370
Email: barrow.library@cumbria.gov.uk

Documents

Walney Island overview

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Walney Island index map

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Walney Island sensitive features report

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Walney Island proposals: chapter 1 with map annexes

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Walney Island proposals: chapter 2 with map annexes

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Form to make an objection to the proposals

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Notes on making an objection

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Form to make a representation about the proposals

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Notes on making a representation

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Published 26 September 2016
Last updated 27 March 2017 + show all updates
  1. Page updated to show that this stretch has been approved by the Secretary of State.
  2. First published.