General guidance to inspectors on public rights of way matters.
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This advice note contains information on:
- statutory provisions
- Highways Act 1980 Creation of Rights of Way
- public path extinguishment orders
- public path diversion orders
- rail Crossing extinguishment orders
- rail crossing diversion orders
- bridge or tunnel orders
- creation agreements
- Town and Country Planning Act 1990 cases
- stopping up or diversion of FP or BW to enable development to be carried out
- land held for a planning purpose
- surface mineral workings
- Acquisition of Land Act 1981 cases
- extinguishment of non-vehicular rights of way
- Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 cases
- definitive map orders
- modification orders under Section 53
- the effect of the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 (Nerc)