Forestry Commission

The Forestry Commission is a non-ministerial government department responsible for the management of publicly owned forests and the regulation of both public and private forestry in England. The Forestry... Wikipedia

  • Formed:  1919
  • Type:  Non-ministerial government department
  • Jurisdiction:  England (1919-present), Scotland (1919-2019), Wales (1919-2013)
  • Employees:  3,240
  • Annual budget:  £50.8 million (2009-2010)
  • executive:  Harry Studholme, Chairman
  • Parent department:  Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Child agencies:  Forestry England, Forest Research, The Forestry Authority
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo