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Public Right of Way Statement

When is a Public Right of Way Statement required?

Policy Driver

  • Craven Local Plan Policies ENV12 Footpaths, Bridleways, Byways and Cycle Routes, EC4 Tourism
  • The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF)


When required?           

When the proposed works are within 5m of a public right of way.

What is required?        

A completed form to indicate what measures are proposed to protect the interests of users of any public right of way crossing or near to the site, both while the development is taking place, and in the longer term.

Right of Way Statement