140 Effect on payments of a breach of the management agreement

140 Effect on payments of a breach of the management agreement

If the terms of the agreement are breached by the occupier then Natural England and the Natural Resources Body for Wales will be entitled to withhold or reduce annual payments until the breach has been rectified, or may terminate the agreement entirely. In addition they may in appropriate cases reclaim part or all of any annual or capital payments that have been made (together with an appropriate level of interest). Natural England and the Natural Resources Body for Wales will, however, be expected to have taken reasonable steps to