1050. Agreements concerning ancient monuments and land in their vicinity.

1050.     Agreements concerning ancient monuments and land in their vicinity.

The Secretary of State1 or the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England ('the Commission')2 in the case of an ancient monument3 situated in England4, and the Welsh Ministers in the case of an ancient monument situated in Wales5, may enter into an agreement with the occupier6 of an ancient monument or any land adjoining or in the vicinity of an ancient monument7, and a local authority8 may enter into an agreement with the occupier of any ancient monument situated in or in the vicinity of its