Issue details

PROW: Review of Definitive Map Processes and impact of imminent implementation of the Deregulation Act 2015

Purpose of report: This report presents a review of the council’s definitive map processes, practice and Statement of Priorities following a Local Government Ombudsman finding that the council is at fault in regard to the length of time it takes to determine definitive map modification order applications to add unrecorded public rights of way to the Definitive Map and Statement.


The Executive will be asked to support the findings of the review and authorise the necessary changes to avoid a finding of maladministration against the council.

Decision type: Non-Key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/06/2019

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 18/07/19 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Alison Newbould Tel No. 01904 551481 Email: alison.newbould@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

The review relates to the internal processes the council uses to meet its statutory obligations. As such, no public consultation is required.

Decisions

Agenda items

Documents

  • PROW: Review of Definitive Map Processes and impact of imminent implementation of the Deregulation Act 2015  

 

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