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Decision : 32 COM 8B.72
Examination of nominations and minor modifications to the boundaries of naturel, mixed and cultural properties to the World Heritage List - Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church (UK)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Documents WHC-08/32.COM/8B.Add and WHC-08/32.COM/INF.8B1.Add

2. Approves the minor modification to the boundaries of the Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and St. Margaret's Church, United Kingdom;

3. Recommends that a buffer zone with a view to protecting the visual integrity of the inscribed property in its environment be created, on completion of the impact studies and the coordination projects for building developments south of the Thames in London, in keeping with the expression of the Outstanding Universal Value of the Westminster site.


Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Year: 2008
Decision Code: 32 COM 8B.72