207. Special areas.

207.     Special areas.

Unless a permit1 has been granted by the Secretary of State or written authorisation granted by another contracting party2, it is an offence for a United Kingdom national or a non-national on a British expedition, to enter or remain in an area in Antarctica3 designated by regulations as an area restricted under the Protocol4, and, unless a permit has been granted, it is an offence for a United Kingdom national, or non-national on a British expedition, to damage, destroy or remove any part of a site or monument designated by