Partner and Stakeholders

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Partners and Stakeholders

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The following partners endorsed the application to Defra for formal recognition of the Dorset LNP in June 2012.

Borough of Poole

Bournemouth Borough Council

Bournemouth Sustain

Bournemouth Natural Science Society

Christchurch Borough Council

Cranborne Chase & West Wiltshire Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Partnership

Dorset Agenda 21

Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group

Dorset Coast Forum

Dorset County Council

Dorset Environmental Records Centre

Dorset Local Access Forum

Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership

Dorset Wildlife Trust

East Dorset District Council

East Dorset Environment Partnership

Environment Agency

Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group South West

Forestry Commission

Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site Partnership

National Farmers’ Union

National Trust

Natural England

North Dorset District Council

Purbeck District Council

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Transition BH Hub

West Dorset District Council

Wessex Water

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council

Woodland Trust

Since then the list of partners has grown and continues to do so.  Stakeholders now include:

Abbas Ecology

Alaska Environmental Contracting

Arc Trust


Bournemouth University

Bridport Environment Group


Clinton Devon Estates


Country Landowners Association 

Dorset Association of Parish & Town Councils

Dorset Community Action 

Dorset Coppice Group

Dorset County Museum

Dorset CPRE

Dorset Energy Advice Centre

Dorset LAGs (LEADER funding) 

DT11 Forum (Blandford) 

East Dorset Friends of the Earth 

English Heritage

Folk South West 

Footprint Ecology 

Holton Lee

Kingston Maurward College

Lulworth Estate

Marine Management Organisation 


Neals Yard Remedies

Poole Harbour Commissioners

Post Green

Public Health Dorset 

Purbeck Environment Action Team (PEAT) 


Sheborne Douzelage

South West Coast Path

Southern Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Authority 


Tennant Farmers Association

Transition Town Bridport 

Transition Town Dorchester 

Transition Town Shaftsbury 

Transition Town Sherborne 

Transition Town Sturminster Newton

Transition Town Wimborne

Urban Heaths Partnership 

West Dorset Partnership 

Worth Matravers Parish Council

This list will be updated regularly but may not include all organisation that have signed up to receive the e-news between updates.

Neighbouring LNPs

Devon LNP

Hampshire and Isle of Wight LNP

Somerset LNP

Wiltshire and Swindon LNP

Other key links

Bournemouth and Poole Health Wellbeing Board

Dorset Health and Wellbeing Board

Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership

UK National Ecosystem Assessment

‘Wild Purbeck’ Nature Improvement Area