Coastal Protection Act 1979 No 13
Historical version for 4 June 2015 to 7 July 2015 (accessed 9 August 2020 at 01:06) Repealed version
Part 3 Section 40
40   Seeking concurrence of Minister
(1)  Where provision is made by or under this or any other Act that a public authority shall not, without the concurrence of the Minister, carry out development in the coastal zone and the public authority proposes to carry out the development, it shall, unless the concurrence of the Minister may be assumed under section 43, notify the Minister, in writing, of the proposal.
(2)  Where provision is made by or under this or any other Act that a public authority shall not, without the concurrence of the Minister, grant any right or consent to a person to use or occupy any part of the coastal zone or to carry out any development in the coastal zone, the public authority shall, unless the concurrence of the Minister may be assumed under section 43:
(a)  forward a copy of any application made for the grant of the right or consent to the Minister, and
(b)  notify the applicant of the action taken by it under paragraph (a).