642. Other smallholdings proposals requiring approval.

Where a smallholdings authority1, other than an exempt smallholdings authority2, proposes to enlarge, amalgamate or improve existing smallholdings or to create new smallholdings3, it must submit its proposals to the Secretary of State or the Welsh Ministers4 if:


    (1)     the transaction would be inconsistent with any previously approved reorganisation proposals for the time being in force and has not been provided for by previously approved proposals not being the initial or review proposals5; and


    (2)     the transaction is intended to be carried out at a time when no review of the smallholdings estate6 is required by a direction of