Management Plan

Mendip Hills AONB Management Plan 2019-2024

Following the recent review of the previous plan the formal consultation stage of the Draft Mendip Hills AONB Management Plan 2019-2024 has now ended. The plan will now be agreed by the AONB Partnership and the Local Authorities have started the formal adoption process.

The Management Plan identifies what is necessary to conserve and enhance this special landscape. The Mendip Hills AONB Partnership leads on the production and review of the Management Plan for the local authorities.

As required by the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000 (the CRoW Act) the local authorities have a statutory responsibility to review the AONB Management Plan every five years. The Management Plan 2019-24 and subsequent Delivery Plan is now being adopted by the five local authorities.

The Management Plan review process includes several supporting documents, these can be seen below.

Mendip Hills AONB Management Plan 2019-2024 (PDF Download 3MB)

Mendip Hills AONB SEA Screening Report (Nov 2018) (PDF Download 436KB)
Mendip Hills AONB Habitat Regulations Assessment (Dec 2018) (PDF Download 7MB)
Mendip Hills AONB Equality Impact Assessment (Oct 2018) (PDF Download 332KB)
Statement of Consultation (PDF Download 125KB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 1 (State of the AONB Report) (PDF Download 2MB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 2 (PDF Download 419KB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 3 (PDF Download 420KB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 4 (PDF Download 601KB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 5 (PDF Download 333KB)
Statement of Consultation – Appendix 6 (PDF Download 209KB)