Policy paper

The Great Britain invasive non-native species strategy

Providing a framework on how to minimise the risks posed by invasive non-native species.


The Great Britain Invasive Non-native Species Strategy: 2022 to 2030


The strategy:

  • sets out the aims and actions for addressing the threats posed by invasive non-native species
  • sets out a framework to deliver the most effective response to preventing, eradicating and managing invasive non-native species
  • aims to improve co-ordination and co-operation by: government, stakeholders, land managers and the general public against invasive non-native species, across Great Britain

Previous strategies

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Published 19 August 2015
Last updated 27 February 2023 + show all updates
  1. Added a link to the 2023 to 2030 strategy.

  2. Details of the independent review of the strategy have been added to this page and link to the review documents which are available in English and Welsh.

  3. First published.