Policy paper

Forestry functions in England: review

This report summarises the conclusions of the review of government’s forestry functions in England.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Review of forestry functions and organisational arrangements for their delivery in England

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The review’s objective was to advise Ministers and the Forestry Commissioners on how government’s ongoing forestry expertise and functions in England would best deliver the objectives of the Forestry and Woodlands policy statement.

This review concerned those forestry functions other than the management of the public forest estate. It was carried out jointly between Forestry Commission and Defra.

Published 3 July 2013
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