The New Forest Code
Updated 12th June 2023
The New Forest code focuses on nine simple ways visitors and residents can help care for this unique and special place.
- Keep your distance from the animals – don’t feed or touch them *
- Take home litter and dog waste
- No fires or barbecues *
- Keep dogs under control. Don’t let dogs approach or chase any animals
- Park only in car parks
- No wild camping
- Stick to the permitted cycle tracks
- Drive with care – animals on the road!
- Help wildlife by keeping to the main tracks
* Failure to comply may result in a fixed penalty of £100 or being taken to court and a fine of up to £1,000.