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This guidance sheet contains information on:
what if the land is registered as a town or village green, rather than a common
what if the common is regulated by a Scheme of Management made under the Commons Act 1899
how do I know if I need Secretary of State consent for works on a scheme common
what is the situation for works on scheme commons that are not “restricted” under the section 38(2) definition
does the list of works and processes set out in Guidance Sheet 1b apply to scheme commons
some works are exempt by order from the section 38 consent process. Do these exemptions apply where the common is subject to a Scheme of Management
is it possible to make a new Scheme of Management
what if the common is controlled and managed by a London borough council
how does a London local authority apply under article 12 of the Greater London Parks and Open Spaces Order 1967, and what process is involved
how does a London local authority apply under article 17 of the Greater London Parks and Open Spaces Order 1967, and what process is involved