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This Guidance relates to the requirement for local authorities and National Park Authorities to have regard to the needs of people with mobility problems when authorising stiles and gates on public footpaths and bridleways. The Guidance is being made under sections 147 and 147ZA of the Highways Act 1980 as inserted by Section 69 of the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000.

First published:
4 April 2007
Last updated:


Statutory Guidance (2007 No. 25) , file type: PDF, file size: 265 KB

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