Read about the recent changes to the way we manage planning applications.
Applications may be made to correct mistakes by the Commons Registration Authority and to remove wrongly registered land
What is common land and why it is special
The extent and location of all registered common land and town and village green in South Gloucestershire.
We maintain the registers of common land and village greens.
Schemes of management are in place for commons we maintain.
A right of common is a right, usually shared with an owner of land to take certain produce off the land.
Town and village greens developed under customary law as areas of land where local people indulged in sport and community activities.