Decision details

Amendments to the Delegation Code of Practice for Rights of Way

Decision Maker: County Council

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


34.1     The Committee considered a report by the Director of Highways, Transport and Planning which proposed amendments to the Rights of Way Code of Practice (copy appended to the signed minutes).


34.2     It was noted that on page 53, paragraph (1) ii should include ‘Sussex Police’ in the text as well as the heading.


34.3     Members were reassured that the reduction in the 21-day time limit to 10 days is in relation to local member consultation only and will not affect the publication of statutory notices for the public.


34.4     Resolved - That the proposed changes to the Delegation Code of Practice for Rights of Way (Public Path Orders), as set out at Appendix 1 to the report, subject to the minor amendment in minute 34.2, be submitted to full Council for approval on 18 February 2022.

Publication date: 23/02/2022

Date of decision: 07/02/2022

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2022 - Governance Committee

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