Commonwealth Legacy Forests

Let’s make something wonderful together

If you’ve got some land. We’ve got some trees

Create a forest on your land, at no cost to you and without the hassle of management, to benefit you and future generations..

If you’ve got 10 acres or more, we’d love to work with you. 

Register your interest

Register your interest  and our Forestry Team will be in touch.  

Or if you have an initial query, drop us a email at

Why we’re doing it

Working with landowners across our region, we’re aiming to create 2,022 acres of new native forest as part of our partnership with The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

This is part of the pledge to offset 201k tonnes of carbon from the Games.

Projects already supported

Since the Games a number of forest creation projects have already been delivered…