Public rights of way | Oxfordshire County Council

Public rights of way

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What are public rights of way?

An explanation of the different types of rights of way in the countryside.

Public footpath to Asthall

Report a footpath issue

How to report an issue on a right of way in Oxfordshire or suggest an improvement.

improvements to footpath entrance near Redbridge Hollow

View the map online

View the legal records of public rights of way online here.

The Definitive Map

Changing public rights of way

Information about the Definitive Map and statement: the legal record of public rights of way.

Definitive Map of paths near Kirtlington

Information for landowners

The role of farmers in helping us to maintain Oxfordshire's rights of way.

Path through crops

Advice for dog owners

Recommendations for dog owners using public rights of way and access land.

Managing public rights of way

How the Countryside Access Team manages the day-to-day running of public rights of way with others

Task team working on a bridge installation at Sydenham

Meeting cattle

Advice about what to do when you come across cattle in the countryside.

Cow on the Oxfordshire Way near Kirtlington

Using rights of way

What you are allowed to do on public rights of way.

Walkers use a stile near Bloxham

Rights of Way Improvement Plan

Rights of Way Management Plan 2015-2025

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