Countryside access maps

The different options available for viewing mapped rights of way information.

Definitive Map and Statement

The Definitive Map and Statement for Oxfordshire is the county's legal record of public rights of way.

View online

You can view an electronic copy of the Definitive Map and Statement. It has a 'relevant date' of 21 February 2006 so the actual published version of the map and statement does not include changes made to the public rights of way network since it was produced.

View paper copies

You can view paper copies of the map and statement at our Countryside Records Office in County Hall, Oxford.

View changes to the Definitive Map and Statement

Details of changes to the Definitive Map and Statement since 21 February 2006 are available here. Last updated February 2019, but without prejudice to any existing unrecorded rights

Countryside access map

The online countryside access map shows shows Public Rights of Way, access land and various walks and rides in Oxfordshire. It shows the changes to the definitive map since 21 February 2006.

You can also register for an account which will enable you report problems on the Public Rights of Way network.

Make your own maps

Public Rights of Way data has now been published as Open Data under the Ordnance Survey Open Data Licence, allowing you to download the data and create your own maps.

Please refer to the Open Government Licence (pdf format, 105Kb) to see how the data can be used. Contact us If you have any queries.