Dorset Local Access Forum - Recruiting members now
Be part of the team that helps develop Dorset's public paths and green space to benefit such issues as recreation, health, planning, transport, economy, disabled access, land management and tourism.
Applications are welcome from people of all ages to bring enthusiasm and experience regarding one or more of the following:
someone who enjoys walking, horse-riding, cycling or other outdoor activities, and/or who uses the county's rights of way to travel sustainably around their local area
an owner, occupier and/or manager of land - especially with open access or Public Right of Way
someone involved with matters such as health, planning, tourism, disability, transport, the economy where improved paths and green space could bring additional public benefits
As a voluntary member of the Dorset Local Access Forum you will provide independent statutory advice to various organisations, including councils, AONBs, English Heritage, the Forestry Commission, Defra and Natural England, as well as any members of the public who request it.
Information about the Forum, current members, annual reports and records of meetings can be found on the Dorset Local Access Forum pages. Alternatively please contact the Forum Coordinator Tara Hansford.
If you would like to apply to join the Dorset Local Access Forum, please complete an application form (pdf, 136kb) (opens in a new window) and read the covering letter (pdf, 17kb) (opens in a new window) and person specification (pdf, 112kb) (opens in a new window) . Your application form must be returned to us by Friday 30 August 2013. You may also find Information about Dorset Local Action Forum (pdf, 674kb) (opens in a new window) useful
Alternatively, for a paper copy of the application pack please contact Jason Quinn in Democratic Services.
If you miss the deadline we do accept applications throughout the year. Please complete and return your application form to Jason Quinn marked LAF 2014 to be included in next years round of applications - thank you.