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How is land reclamation (from the sea) defined? What are the…

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How is land reclamation (from the sea) defined? What are the elements that must be proven in English law to prove that land has been reclaimed by an individula?
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Customer reply replied 5 years ago
I own property near the sea in the Brighton, UK. Via wave action and erosion, I have lost some of it. I want to get back my lost land by using fill or sand. Will I be in breach of any laws if I do this and do I need any approvals?
Customer reply replied 5 years ago
I have nor received a response; please pass the question on to someone else if you are unable to answer it.
I have opted out and no-one seems to know for sure.

I would suggest that you contact the local authority to see what their thoughts are about this, I have a feeling you do not need approval for your land which you are reclaiming from the sea.

Hope this helps
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Customer reply replied 5 years ago
Hmm...for environmental reasons, I suspect you may need approval but I will try the local authority.
good luck
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