Community gardens policy

Provides a framework for residents who want to establish a community garden.



  • Our community gardens policy describes how community gardens are set up and looked after.
  • We support and encourage existing community gardens to become self-managed to a high standard.
  • The policy explains how to establish your community gardening group.
  • It examines your rights and responsibilities as community gardeners and it talks about how to conduct a site assessment.
  • It discusses the importance of talking about your proposal with us to identify any issues before submitting your application.
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