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Caravan sites and control of development act 1960

Circular 23/83

Caravan sites and control of development act 1960

Document Status

Partially replaced or revised by new document


Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning




Sets out Revised Model Standards for licensed caravan sites, clarifying the distinction between sites for touring caravans and those for static, or predominantly static, caravans. Also covers the use of site licence control as an alternative to enforcement procedures when caravans are on an unauthorised site.


Joint circular. Also known as Welsh Office Circular 32/83. Supersedes paragraph 30 of DOE Circular 49/68 (Welsh Office Circular 42/68). Paragraphs 8-14 superseded by DOE Circular 22/91 (Welsh Office Circular 78/91).




Publisher History

The Department of the Environment merged with the Department of Transport to form the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions. This organisation has since combined with others to form the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.



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