Privacy Policy

Terms and Privacy


The Wye Valley AONB Partnership, the Joint Advisory Committee (JAC) and the AONB Unit are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We work very hard to keep your information safe and we want our use of your data to be secure.

The Wye Valley AONB Unit staff are employees of the representative local authorities; Forest of Dean District Council, Herefordshire Council and Monmouthshire County Council. Therefore we follow their strict procedures on how personal information is stored and used, and we also limit who sees it to help stop any unauthorised person getting hold of it.

The respective local authority Privacy Policies (see links below) set out the basis on which we will process and use any personal information about our website visitors that we collect from them and they provide to us.

Please read these Privacy Policies carefully to understand our practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. ‘Website’ refers to all the sites connected to Wye Valley AONB at, and .

Identity and Contact Details

We have a legal duty to protect personal information that we collect under the Data Protection Act 1998, (the “DPA”) and the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679, (the “GDPR”).

For the purposes of the DPA and GDPR, we are the ‘data processor’ and are located at Wye Valley AONB Office, Hadnock Road, Monmouth NP25 3NG. The ‘data controller’ and the respective Privacy Policies are

Questions, concerns, comments, requests or complaints regarding our Privacy Policies, our Website and/or our use of your personal information, or to report an information security incident, please contact the us on 01600 713977, email  or write to us at Wye Valley AONB Office, Hadnock Road, Monmouth NP25 3NG.