Committee Decisions

32 COM 8B.63

Examination of nominations and minor modifications to the boundaries of naturel, mixed and cultural properties to the World Heritage List - Wieliczka Salt Mine (POLAND)

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 buffer zone of Wieliczka Salt Mine, Poland, which extends to cover the area of the projection of the mine workings;

3. Recommends the State Party to clarify the extent of the underground working - whether 7 or 9 levels and that all of the levels and their connecting shafts should be part of the property. There was no indication to the contrary at the time of inscription.

4. Requests an adequate map showing the extent and area of the underground levels.

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Poland
Session: 32COM