High Weald

managementplan 2009 coverThe current High Weald AONB Management Plan was launched in April 2009 and remains valid until 31 March 2014.

The current Plan is divided into sections:

  • an introduction to AONB legislation and principles of the Plan;
  • a vision for the area;
  • a description of the key components that form the area's natural beauty;
  • facts, figures and maps;
  • Objectives, indicators of success and five-year targets for the area's key components of natural beauty (these are effectively the Plan's policies);
  • and a section on implementation and monitoring.

High Weald AONB Management Plan 2nd Edition 2009 (2.56 MB)

In accordance with European regulations (2001/42EC) an environmental report has also been produced which identifies the likely impacts that may arise from the implementation of the Plan.

SEA Environmental Statement for the Management Plan 2nd Edition, 2009-2014 (397.64 kB)
Appropriate Assessment of the Management Plan 2nd Edition 2009-2014 (938.72 kB)

Please note a review of the High Weald AONB Management Plan 2009-2014 is currently being undertaken and a new Plan will be published on 1 April 2014.

More about the Purpose of AONB Plans
Map of the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty