Conservation, biodiversity, listed buildings, trees and hedgerows
COVID 19 - DEVELOPMENT SERVICES: SITE VISITS UPDATEStroud District Council Planners have now resumed site visits where social distancing can be complied with.
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Information and advice on Listed Buildings.
Conservation areas are designated by the District Council when an area is recognised to have a special character or appearance worthy of protection.
Conservation Areas and Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs)
Hedgerows are a familiar site within our countryside with many being of interest for landscape, wildlife and historic reasons and so are protected under the 1997 Hedgerows Regulations.
A Heritage Strategy for Stroud District
A Strategy for the enjoyment and positive management of Stroud District's historic environment and heritage assets. (Supplementary Planning Advice).
Biodiversity considerations in planning.