This section contains links to detailed specifications setting out the scope and detail of various programmes of archaeological works that may be required in support of a planning application or to discharge an archaeological condition applied to a planning consent granted.  These specifications will form the basis of the Written Scheme of Investigation (WSI) that is required by the standard worded archaeological condition that may be applied to a planning consent.

Before undertaking any work as set out in these specifications please contact the Historic Environment Team to ensure that the programme of works is appropriate for the development involved and the nature of any heritage assets affected by the development.