1042. Provision of facilities for public access to monuments.

The Secretary of State1, the Welsh Ministers2, the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England ('the Commission')3 and any local authority4 may provide such facilities and information or other services for the public as appear to them to be necessary or desirable for or in connection with affording public access5 to: (1) any monument under their ownership or guardianship by virtue of the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Areas Act 19796; or (2) in the case of the Secretary of State or the Welsh Ministers, any monument