1070. Power to enter and excavate.

1070.     Power to enter and excavate.

Where an operations notice1 is served with respect to any operations2, the investigating authority3 for the area of archaeological importance4 in which the site of operations is situated, has a right to enter, at any reasonable time, the site and any land5 giving access to the site, for either or both of the following purposes:

  1.  

    (1)     inspecting the site, including any buildings or other structures on it, with a view to recording any matters of archaeological or historical interest and determining whether it would be desirable to carry out any excavations