We use some essential cookies to make this website work.
We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use GOV.UK, remember your settings and improve government services.
You can change your cookie settings at any time.
Departments, agencies and public bodies
News stories, speeches, letters and notices
Detailed guidance, regulations and rules
Reports, analysis and official statistics
Consultations and strategy
Data, Freedom of Information releases and corporate reports
1 March 2022 — News story
Chief Executive Marian Spain on how Natural England is working to bring about Nature’s recovery.
12 August 2022 — Press release
197-mile walking route will improve access to nature for all
3 August 2022 — Press release
Calshot to Portsmouth stretches now officially open.
1 August 2022 — Press release
The Levelling Up Parks Fund will create new and improved parks in urban areas, helping communities to come together and enjoy the outdoors.
22 July 2022 — News story
The Court of Appeal dismissed the case on all grounds on Friday 15 July.
20 July 2022 — Press release
Plans will benefit protected wildlife sites and create new habitats for nature
See all latest documents
We’re the government’s adviser for the natural environment in England. We help to protect and restore our natural world.
Natural England is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.
Read more about what we do
0300 060 3900
Opening times: 10:00am to 4pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)Find out about call charges at www.gov.uk/call-charges.
Telephone (Bat Conservation Trust)
0345 1300 228
For licensing or planning and development queries, contact Enquiries on 0300 060 3900.
0300 060 0550
To consult us about works on commons or arrange to send us your application for works.
0300 060 6000
0300 060 2091
0800 321 600
Wildlife Incident Investigation Scheme (WIIS)
The Enquiries team answer calls. Please tell them the name of the person you want to speak to, if known.
Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use. Find out About our services.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. We’ll send you a link to a feedback form. It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. Don’t worry we won’t send you spam or share your email address with anyone.