Definitive Map and Statement Orders

The Definitive Map is the legal record of all known public rights of way in Cambridgeshire. It is accompanied by the Definitive Statement, which describes the route, position and width where defined of each right of way, as well as any limitations.

The Definitive Map and Statement may be changed using three principal pieces of legislation:

  • Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981
  • Highways Act 1980
  • Town and Country Planning Act 1990

Current Definitive Map Orders and their status

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981

The Cambridgeshire County Council (Public Footpath No.19, Doddington) Definitive Map Modification Order 2019

Highways Act 1980

The Cambridgeshire County Council (Public Footpath No.46 Cambridge (part)) Public Path Diversion Order 2019

Cambridge FP46 Order - Dec 2019
Size: 234KBFile format: pdf
Cambridge FP46 Notice - Jan 2020
Size: 14KBFile format: pdf

The Cambridgeshire County Council (Public Footpath No. 6, Hemingford Grey (part)) Public Path Diversion Order 2020

Hemingford Grey FP 6 - Order Feb 2020
Size: 240KBFile format: pdf
Hemingford Grey FP 6 - Notice Feb 2020
Size: 1.32MBFile format: pdf

The Cambridgeshire County Council (Public Footpath No. 22, St Neots and part of Public Footpath No. 50, St Neots) Public Path Extinguishment Order 2019

Town and Country Planning Act 1990

No current orders.