Give notice and get consent for a planned activity on an SSSI

Give notice and get consent for a planned activity on an SSSI

13/01/2020 0 By wildfeed

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Give notice and get consent for a planned activity on an SSSI

Owners and occupiers should use this form to give notice of a planned activity on a site of special scientific interest (SSSI) that needs Natural England’s permission.

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As the owner or occupier of an SSSI, you must give notice and get Natural England’s permission (consent) before you:

  • carry out a planned activity on it
  • allow someone else to carry out a planned activity on it

Follow the guidance on managing your land on an SSSI to find out:

  • when you need consent
  • how to get advice
  • how to give notice

Use this form to give notice of the planned activity. You may include:

  • a map of the site
  • routes vehicles might take to complete the work
  • materials and chemicals you’ll need to use

Natural England may ask you for more details, where necessary.

Send your completed form by email

If your land is in a land management scheme, such as Countryside Stewardship or Environmental Stewardship, email your form to: protectedsites@naturalengland.org.uk.
You must include a copy of your agreement.

If your land is not in a land management scheme, email your form to your Natural England adviser, or to consultations@naturalengland.org.uk if you do not know who your adviser is.

Send your completed form by post

You must include:

  • your completed form
  • a copy of your agreement if land is in a land management scheme

Farm and Conservation Service Team

Natural England

County Hall

Spetchley Road

Worcester

WR5 2NP

Published 2 June 2015

Last updated 13 January 2020
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  1. Details of where to send the consent notice form has changed.

  2. Updated version of form.

  3. First published.