Walking permit application form
Visitors to Wytham Woods will be asked to show their permit. Permits are free and last three years; apply using the form below
Planned closure dates for essential management work
Friday 4 November 2022 - Monday 7 November 2022 inclusive
Friday 20 January 2023 - Monday 23 January 2023 inclusive
Friday 24 February 2023 - Monday 27 February 2023 inclusive
Once your permit has expired, please apply for a new one in the same way.
By applying for a permit, you are agreeing to abide by our rules:
- No dogs*
- No cycling
- Permit holders are required to carry their permit
- The permit also covers the partner of the person to whom it is issued, and any persons accompanying them. It is not intended to cover parties of more than 6 people.
- Abide by our opening times of 10 am until dusk on weekdays. (Weekend dawn until dusk).
- Permits may take up to two weeks in busy periods and will be sent by post**. Please note that we are currently only able to send permits to the UK and overseas applications will not be processed.
Accessing the Woods
For access with a wheelchair or large pram, please email the office on firstname.lastname@example.org to receive necessary gate codes.
*Fully trained working assistance dogs are permitted.
**During the COVID-19 crisis, physical permit cards are taking longer to be sent out as we are dealing with a large number of applications.