Ryedale District Council

Conservation advice

The local authority provide advice and consultation to local residents who are considering carrying out any works on property within a conservation area


The authority can advise on the need for permission, their procedures, what should be submitted with an application and the matters that will be taken into account in deciding an application.

Ryedale's Conservation Team provides guidance advice in relation to

  • Countryside management
  • Conservation Areas
  • Hedgerows
  • High Hedges
  • Tree and Landscape
  • Listed Buildings

The projects carried out by the team can have a direct influence on your environment and we would like to help you both understand the activities of our team and what we do.

Please feel free to contact us to discuss any matters related to our work that are concerning you on 01653 600666 or email forward planning.

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