Confirmed Definitive Map Orders


The Council or the Secretary of State confirms Modification Orders made under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.

This page lists all Modification Orders that have recently been confirmed:

Addition of a Restricted Byway at Mylor Bridge in the Parish of Mylor

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 – Section 53

The Confirmation of The Cornwall Council (Addition of a Restricted Byway at Mylor Bridge in the Parish of Mylor) Modification Order 2022

The above Order was made by Cornwall Council on 17 February 2022. The Order was unopposed and was therefore confirmed by Cornwall Council on 26 April 2022.

The Order comes into force on the day that it is confirmed.  But if any person aggrieved by the Order wants to question its validity on the ground that it is not within the powers of Section 53 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, or on the ground that any requirement of Schedule 15 of the Act has not been complied with in relation to the Order, he or she may under paragraph 12 (1) of Schedule 15 to the Act within six weeks from 5 May 2022, make application to the High Court.

Addition of Restricted Byways, Addition of a Bridleway and Upgrade of a Footpath to Restricted Byway at Polgooth in the Parish of St Mewan

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 – Section 53

The Confirmation of The Cornwall Council (Addition of Restricted Byways, Addition of a Bridleway and Upgrade of a Footpath to Restricted Byway at Polgooth in the Parish of St Mewan) Modification Order 2021.

The above Order was made by Cornwall Council on 7th December 2021. The Order was unopposed and was confirmed by Cornwall Council on 1st March 2022.

The Order comes into force on the day that it is confirmed.  But if any person aggrieved by the Order wants to question its validity on the ground that it is not within the powers of Section 53 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, or on the ground that any requirement of Schedule 15 of the Act has not been complied with in relation to the Order, he or she may under paragraph 12 (1) of Schedule 15 to the Act within six weeks from 30th March 2022, make application to the High Court.

Addition of a Restricted Byway together with the Upgrade of a section of Footpath to Restricted Byway at Treworgans in the Parish of Cubert

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 – Section 53

The Confirmation of The Cornwall Council (Addition of a Restricted Byway together with the Upgrade of Footpath to Restricted Byway at Treworgans in the Parish of Cubert) Modification Order 2021

The above Order was made by Cornwall Council on 28 October  2021. The Order was unopposed and was therefore confirmed by Cornwall Council on 15 March 2022. 

The Order comes into force on the day that it is confirmed.  But if any person aggrieved by the Order wants to question its validity on the ground that it is not within the powers of Section 53 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, or on the ground that any requirement of Schedule 15 of the Act has not been complied with in relation to the Order, he or she may under paragraph 12 (1) of Schedule 15 to the Act within six weeks from 23 March 2022, make application to the High Court.

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