1026. Compensation where works affecting a scheduled monument cease to be authorised.

Where any works1 affecting a scheduled monument2 which were previously authorised3 cease to be so, then, if any person4 who has an interest in the whole or any part of the monument has incurred expenditure in carrying out works5 which are rendered abortive by the fact that any further works have ceased to be so authorised6, or has otherwise sustained loss or damage which is directly attributable to that fact7, the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England ('the Commission')8, where the monument in question is situated in England, or the Welsh Ministers