1050. Variation or revocation of designation order for archaeological area.

The Secretary of State or, in relation to Wales, the Welsh Ministers1 may at any time by order2 vary or revoke a designation order3, but the power to vary such an order is confined to reducing the area designated by the order4. Before and on making an order varying or revoking a designation order the Secretary of State or the Welsh Ministers must follow the procedure laid down for the making by them of a designation order