The members of the Oxfordshire Countryside Access Forum (OCAF) represent a wide variety of interests including those of walkers, cyclists and horse riders, farmers, land managers and rural businesses, education, local communities and nature conservation.
They are fulfilling their statutory role in advising Oxfordshire County Council and other bodies on ways to improve access to the countryside and related areas for residents, visitors and tourists.
Members on the Oxfordshire Countryside Access Forum represent a range of interests related to accessing the countryside. The following is a brief summary of members (pdf format, 161Kb). To contact any member of the forum please contact the OCAF Secretary.
Expressions of interest for new members are always welcomed all through the year. Contact the Secretary and also do think about coming along as an observer or member of the public so you can see how the group operates.
OCAF meets two to three times per year, and main meetings are open to the public. If you are thinking of attending a meeting please read the guidelines for public participation (pdf format, 160Kb).
Next meeting to be held 9.45am for 10am, Wednesday 21 November 2018
Speedwell House, Speedwell Street, Oxford, OX1 1NE. Ground floor meeting rooms 2A - C
Recent meeting papers
The agenda and papers for the most recent meetings are available to download below. When posted below they usually include the confirmed minutes from the meeting before.
16 May 2018
1 November 2017
24 May 2017
Previous meeting papers going back to March 2003 are available by email. Contact the OCAF Secretary: email@example.com
Rights of Way Monitoring Group
This group is a long-standing rights of way liaison group with a complementary but non-statutory role in access. The papers from the last meeting will be posted here with minutes added after confirmation.
Other access forums
Links to other Local Access Forums in the vicinity of Oxfordshire.