Woodland and Forestry

Our specialist team provides expert forestry and woodland management advice across the UK.

Our forestry and woodland advisory services are operated by our sector specialists John Clegg & Co, who advise on every aspect of forestry from large-scale commercial forests to small-scale mixed woodland managed for its amenity value. The John Clegg & Co team draws on decades of experience to guide clients through their eligibility for grant schemes, tax exemptions, Forestry Stewardship Council certification and the Woodland Assurance Standard. They are also active in identifying sustainable new markets for our clients’ timber.


Identification and Acquisition of Property

John Clegg & Co and Strutt & Parker provide a comprehensive search and acquisition service for all types of rural property, using our extensive network of contacts to identify the latest on and off-market opportunities.


John Clegg & Co carries out independent valuations on all types of rural property.

Independent Advice on Forestry

The John Clegg & Co team understands that forestry ownership is an investment for the long-term, and provide bespoke guidance to ensure that the right strategy is put in place and that costs are being managed appropriately.

Grants and Support

John Clegg & Co offers guidance through the complex range of forestry grants and support packages, including completing applications on behalf of their clients.

Forest Asset Management

John Clegg & Co provides bespoke asset management, liaising between owners and local managers, keeping accurate records and organising regular asset reviews.

Forestry Investment Analysis

John Clegg & Co offers detailed investment analysis and cashflow appraisals, preparing forecasts of income and expenditure over the life of a forestry investment. The team’s expert assessments form an integral part of robust financial planning and provide a clear indication of future asset performance.

Professional Services

John Clegg & Co offers a wide range of professional services for clients, including negotiations for access rights, wayleaves and leases. The team also advises on compensation claims and act as an expert witness.

Rural Economics and Consultancy

John Clegg & Co provides specialist rural economics and forest industry consultation advice, independently or as part of a fully integrated service.

Renewable Technology and Biomass Consultancy

The growth of the green economy is providing exciting opportunities for landowners. John Clegg & Co can identify ways to add value to forestry assets, secure diversified income and reduce costs, while enhancing the natural environment.

UK and Ireland Woodland For Sale

Search by area for the woodland for sale, from amenity woodland to commercial forestry.

International Woodland For Sale

Browse the latest woodland land for sale in Europe and North America.

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