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This guidance sheet contains information on:
enforcement powers and unlawful works, including:
controls over works on common land
what power of enforcement is there
when did this power come into effect
how do I know what works are allowed on common land
who decides whether works are unlawful under section 38
does the enforcement power only apply to cases where consent is needed under section 38
what can I do if I think that works have been constructed unlawfully
what is the process for taking court action
others who might take action
do I have to do all this myself or is there someone who can help me