Guidance

Natural England consent for work in Sites of Special Scientific Interest: operations note 27

How to get Natural England’s consent for works on or near a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) when you apply for a felling licence or woodland grant agreement.

Documents

Operations note 27

Details

This note also applies to felling permissions sought as part of Woodland Management Plans prepared for Forestry Commission approval.

This is a 3-page guide covering:

  • background
  • making your application
  • completing your Supplementary Notice of Operations on SSSIs
  • sources of further advice

Additional resources and information

Published 2 November 2017
Last updated 15 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. The latest version of operations note 27 has been added to this page.
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