AONB Management Plan

The Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000 (CRoW Act) requires local authorities to review management plans for AONBs every five years. The AONB Partnership organisations sign a commitment to implement the plan, and share a common vision for the long term care of the AONB.

The 2018-23 Management Plan is now available to download:

2018-2023 Summary of the Management Plan (4-pages)
2018-2023 Full Management Plan (please note this is 19mb)

If you would like to be posted a copy of the Management Plan please email

On Saturday 24 March 2018 John Grant, Environment section editor, wrote an article to launch the public consultation of the 2018-23 Management Plan, summarising what the Plan sets out to do. You can read the article here.

For information, see the 2013-18 plan detailing the work to be carried out during the period 2013-18 to care for the AONB. 
Download: 2013-18 Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB Management Plan



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