1017. Scheduled monument consent.

'Scheduled monument consent' means consent to carry out works1 on a scheduled monument2 granted in writing3 upon application to the Secretary of State or, in relation to Wales, the Welsh Ministers4. Such consent may be granted either unconditionally or subject to conditions, whether with respect to the manner in which or the persons5 by whom the works or any of the works are to be executed or otherwise6. The consent may subsequently be modified or revoked7. A condition attached to a scheduled monument consent may, in particular, require that a person authorised by the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission