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.

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

pdf SEA Environmental Statement for the Management Plan 2nd Edition, 2009-2014 (397.64 kB) (663 KB)
pdf Appropriate Assessment of the Management Plan 2nd Edition 2009-2014 (938.72 kB) (938 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
pdf Map (5.89 MB)  of the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty