Producing a Management Plan is a statutory requirement for every Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Its purpose is to:
The South Devon AONB Management Plan covering the period April 2014 to March 2019 has been formally adopted by South Hams District Council, Devon County Council, Torbay Council and Plymouth City Council.
The Plan can be downloaded below. This is the third statutory AONB Management Plan for the South Devon AONB.
The Management Plan has two elements: Part 1 - The Strategy and Part 2 - The Delivery Plan. The Delivery Plan is revised and updated on an annual basis. The 2015 - 2016 version can be downloaded below.