Search Legislation

Aire and Calder Navigation Act 1992

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As enacted)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

10Temporary stoppage of roads, rivers, etc

(1)The Corporation during and for the purpose of the execution of the works may temporarily stop up and divert and interfere with all or any part of any road, bridleway, towpath, footpath, waterway, river, navigation or other right of way and may for any reasonable time divert the traffic therefrom and prevent all persons other than those bona fide going to or from any land, house or building abutting on the road, bridleway, towpath or footpath from passing along and using the same.

(2)The Corporation shall provide reasonable access for persons on foot bona fide going to or from any such land, house or building.

(3)The Corporation shall not exercise the powers of this section in relation to any road, bridleway or footpath without the consent of the highway authority but such consent shall not be unreasonably withheld and any question as to whether such consent has been unreasonably withheld shall be determined by arbitration.

(4)The Corporation shall not exercise the powers of this section in relation to the navigation or any towpath forming part of the navigation without the consent in writing of the Board which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld and any question whether such consent has been unreasonably withheld shall be determined by arbitration.

(5)The Corporation shall not exercise the powers of this section in relation to any waterway, river or navigation other than the navigation without the consent in writing of the Rivers Authority which consent shall not be unreasonably withheld and any question whether such consent has been unreasonably withheld shall be determined by arbitration.

(6)The Corporation shall not exercise the powers of this section with respect to any road unless they have given not less than 21 days' notice in writing of their intention so to do to—

(a)the traffic commissioner in whose area the road is situate;

(b)the operator over that road of a local service as defined in the [1985 c. 67.] Transport Act 1985; and

(c)the highway authority for the road;

except in case of emergency when such notice as is practicable shall be given.

(7)The exercise by the Corporation of the powers of this section in relation to any road, bridleway or footpath shall not affect the right of telecommunications operators to maintain, inspect, repair, renew or remove telecommunication apparatus or break open that road, bridleway or footpath for any of those purposes.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources