Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009: advice for inspectors

Advice for inspectors dealing with coastal access, Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 – Part 9.


Coastal access - Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 – part 9: advice for ispectors

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This guide explains :

  • legislation and guidance
  • the coastal access scheme
  • the implementation process and preparatory work by Natural England
  • consideration of objections to Natural England’s report by the appointed inspector
Published 1 March 2013