Isle of Wight Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Management Plan 2025-2030

Every five years the local authority is obliged to produce a five year Plan explaining the policies and delivery of actions that will protect and enhance this nationally designated landscape. This Plan is produced by the dedicated Isle of Wight National Landscapes Partnership in consultation with partners, local and national organisations, local experts and decision-makers.

The new Plan will run from April 2025 to March 2030 is now available in draft form to receive comments from the public until 7th June 2024. Please write any comments to before this deadline.

The management plan consists of (click document titles to view PDFs):

Isle of Wight draft AONB Management Plan 2530 Apr 24 

Isle of Wight AONB draft Delivery Plan 2530 Apr 24 

Isle of Wight draft HRA 2530

Draft SEA 2530

Draft SEA 2425 App 5

Draft SEA 2425 App 6

Isle of Wight AONB Nature Recovery Plan


These comments will be collected and used to help inform the Plan before its adoption in November 2024.

We look forward to your comments on the future direction of the conservation and enhancement of this national landscape

Many thanks

IW National Landscape Partnership