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Common land guidance sheet 2a: special consent provisions for National Trust commons

Special consent provisions for National Trust Commons, these are subject to laws which are different from section 38 of the Commons Act 2006.

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Common Land Guidance Sheet 2a

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This guidance sheet contains information on:

  • how do I apply under section 23 of the National Trust Act 1971
  • how do I know that making a section 23 application is the best way forward
  • what steps should I take before applying
  • if I apply under section 23, is my application likely to succeed
  • how do I make an application, and what will happen to it
  • how long will all this take
  • what happens if I make a mistake with my application
  • what should I do if I need to carry out emergency work on a common
Published 1 January 2015
Last updated 21 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Guidance sheet updated
  2. First published.