Responses to Public Consultations

Responses to Public Consultations

CPRW Powys branches have responded to a number of public consultations on proposals from Welsh Government, Natural Resources Wales and Brecon Beacons National Park  on topics which concern the quality of rural life in Powys. Recent consultation responses are set out below. Open Welsh Government consultations are found at


Powys County Council: Consultation on draft Climate Change Strategy (January 2022):

Brecon Beacons National Park Authority: Consultation on new National Park Management Plan NPMP21 (May 2021):

Natural Resources Wales: Consultation on changes to guidance for assessing the impact of ammonia and nitrogen from agricultural developments (November 2020):

Natural Resources Wales: consultation on Area Statement for Mid Wales (January 2020): 200119 Powys Branches of CPRW response

National Development Framework (November 2019)

Sustainable Farming and Our Land (October 2019)

Climate Change Adaptation Delivery Plan (March 2019)

Brexit and Our Land (October 2018)

A Clean Air Zone Framework for Wales (June 2018)

Planning Policy Wales: Edition 10 (May 2018)

Taking Forward Wales’ Sustainable Management of Natural Resources (September 2017)

Consultation to inform the development of the Natural Resources Policy (February 2017)

Regulations required by the Historic Environment (Wales) Act 2016 and guidance (January 2017)

National Infrastructure Commission for Wales (January 2017)

Nitrate Vulnerable Zones in Wales (December 2016)

Local air quality and noise management in Wales (December 2016)

Statement of public participation for the National Development Framework (April 2016)

Improving opportunities to access the outdoors for responsible recreation (October 2015)

A strategic framework for Welsh Agriculture (August 2015)

Developments of National Significance (August 2015)

Environment and Sustainability Committee 2015 NRW Annual Scrutiny (April 2015)