Rights of way

 Advice from HSE on cattle and public access

Latest information from Defra on Covid 19

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Privacy notice rights of way and countryside (PDF) [115KB] (opens new window)

Communities and Neighbourhoods ROWC subject information notice (PDF) [62KB] (opens new window)

Countryside volunteering

There are lots of opportunities to help improve and maintain Wiltshire's rights of way. If you would like to help, please contact us at rightsofway@wiltshire.gov.uk. The below toolkit also provides information to help set up groups.

Footpath groups toolkit

Footpath toolkit (PDF) [476KB] (opens new window)

A. Guide to forming a group (Word doc) [20KB] (opens new window)

B. Volunteer footpath audit form (Word doc) [17KB] (opens new window)

C. Request for landowner consent (Word doc) [13KB] (opens new window)

D. Risk assessment form (Word doc) [90KB] (opens new window)

E. Be tick aware leaflet (PDF) [160KB] (opens new window)

F. Activity day poster (Word doc) [384KB] (opens new window)

G. Activity day sign-in form (Word doc) [14KB] (opens new window)

H. Volunteer contact form (Word doc) [14KB] (opens new window)

I. Useful stakeholders (Word doc) [15KB] (opens new window)