New Forest National Park Authority


Welcome to the unique New Forest National Park in southern England.

Find out what the New Forest National Park Authority and its partners are doing to protect this internationally-important landscape, plus things to do and places to visit.

Our office opening times and contact details can be found here.

Latest news

New Forest public bike system decision

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New Forest National Park Authority members have voted not to proceed with a project to develop the UK’s first rural public bike system within the New Forest.

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What's on

A finds identifications day


The Finds Identification Day runs between 10am and 4pm on 23 August and is a drop in event with no booking required.

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Behold a remarkable new discovery - the New Forest Tech Creche

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View planning applications in your neighbourhood and submit your comments

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National Park Blog

Keep up to date with the latest from behind the scenes at the New Forest National Park

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