The seashore: model byelaw set 6

Model byelaw set for local authorities to regulate the use of the seashore.

Applies to England


Model byelaw set 6

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When making byelaws councils should use this model byelaw set and adapt it as required. The accompanying guidance notes should be consulted when using these model byelaws.

This model set includes byelaws on:

  • fishing
  • sandlines
  • bait digging
  • horse riding
  • cycling
  • public shows and performances
  • games
  • trading
  • fires
  • parties
  • aircraft
  • kites and kite-buggies
  • unauthorised erection of structures
  • removal signs and structures
  • interference with life-saving equipment
Published 8 February 2013
Last updated 7 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated model byelaw and guidance notes.

  2. New contact details on guidance notes.

  3. First published.