Protecting Biodiversity and making nature accessible for all.

Closed 27 Oct 2019

Opened 12 Sep 2019


Tell us about your experiences with nature, biodiversity and green spaces in Southwark

Southwark Council is producing The 3rd Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP). This will build on the success of the two previous plans. This plan sets out clear expectations for residents, businesses, developers, land managers such as housing and schools and third sector groups on how they can contribute towards helping nature in Southwark.

Southwark council uses your personal data to inform public consultations. Section 1 of Localism Act 2011 permits us to do this. We do not require your permission to process your data, however, if you do not provide it, we can still process your response.

Your personal information will only be used by our Parks and Leisure team, it will not be shared with a third party. We will also use your personal data to send you project updates, if you do not want to receive this update, please contact us.

Your personal information will be kept for the duration of the project and destroyed 6 months after the project ends. 


If you are concerned about how the council is using your data, please contact our Data Protection Officer via  or on 020 7525 5000.

More information about your rights is available on our website, or via the Information Commissioner ( ).



Why We Are Consulting

We wish to consult on the key theme of protecting biodiversity and making nature accessible for all.

Protecting biodiversity and making nature accessible to all is a council commitment in the council plan 2018-19 – 2021-22. Southwark will work in partnership with stakeholders to deliver this key theme.


What Happens Next

On completion of the consultation we will analyse the results and form recommendations from the responses that we receive.

If you would like to know more about the results, please leave your email address at the end of the consultation and we will forward you a response. Please contact Jon Best for further informaion on 0207 525 0876 or by email



  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background


  • Environment