564. The national park authorities for England and Wales.

A national park authority1 was established for each national park2 in England on 1 October 19963 and in Wales on 23 November 19954, to carry out functions in relation to that park5. The national park authorities then established for England were:

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    (1)     the Dartmoor National Park Authority;

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    (2)     the Exmoor National Park Authority;

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    (3)     the Lake District National Park Authority;

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    (4)     the Northumberland National Park Authority;

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    (5)     the North York Moors National Park Authority;

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    (6)     the Peak District National Park Authority; and

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    (7)     the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority6.

The national park authorities then established for Wales were:

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    (a)     the