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The Protection & Management of World Heritage Sites in England

Guidance Note to Circular for England on the Protection of World Heritage Sites.

Revision Note June 2015

With the introduction of the National Planning Policy Framework in 2012 and the subsequent Planning Practice Guidance, this guidance document was cancelled and has no formal status in the planning process. However, as it still contains some general information about World Heritage that remains relevant and useful, we have left it on our website for reference purposes.

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  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed


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