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North West & West Midlands contact details

For information on our local forests, events and concerts please see our district office map for contact details.

For information and advice on grants, regulations, felling licences etc, our Woodland Officer map can help you identify who your local Woodland Officer is and how to contact them. Your local Woodland Officer is not changing, however the Admin Hub that they work with has moved to Bullers Hill, Exeter.

The administration of legacy grants and regulations for the Forestry Commission North West and West Midlands Area has also changed and this work is now undertaken at Bullers Hill Admin Hub as detailed below:




  • Reporting a potential unlicensed felling case

Bullers Hill Office

Forestry Commission
Bullers Hill

Tel: 0300 067 4960

  • Felling Licence applications
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Opinion applications
  • Countryside Rights of Way 


  • If your Countryside Stewardship agreement was issued by the Forestry Commission please contact the Forestry Commission Admin Hub. If it was issued by Natural England Technical Services please contact your local NE Technical Services office.
  • Countryside Stewardship Woodland Management Plans for approval.

Legacy schemes, including:

  • English Woodland Grant Scheme (EWGS)
  • Woodland Grant Scheme (WGS)
  • Farm Woodland Scheme (FWS) Farm Woodland Premium Scheme (FWPS)
  • Dedication

For general enquiries please contact the North West & West Midlands Area Office:

North West & West Midlands Area Office
Ghyll Mount
Gillan Way
Penrith 40 Business Park
CA11 9BP

Tel: 0300 067 4190

North West & West Midlands Area Email:

Last updated: 26th August 2017