Review of forestry planting approval procedures

A review of forestry planting approval procedures was undertaken by Jim Mackinnon CBE. The review was designed to reduce the complexity, duration and cost of tree planting applications.

You can find out the latest news on the implementation of Jim Mackinnon's recommendations in our recent News Blog post.

Key achievements

Significant progress has been made to deliver the 21 recommendations of the review. Some of the highlights are: