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Dartmoor First

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What is Dartmoor First?
Dartmoor First is an award for everyone associated with Dartmoor to recognise their commitment to sustaining Dartmoor and its special qualities
It is about:
  • exploring where help or assistance can be given;
  • where best practice can be highlighted and promoted to others:
  • and critically,awarding those who are making that extra effort to put Dartmoor First.

Who can apply for Dartmoor First?

Any individual, organisation or business associated with Dartmoor can apply, from accommodation providers to local communities, hill farmers to schools or local shops to engineers. Everyone associated with Dartmoor is encouraged to show their commitment to putting Dartmoor First.

How to apply Dartmoor First

Download and complete the relevant application form below. The application is then assessed by Dartmoor National Park Authority and a panel of local sustainability and business experts. Within two weeks you will be informed whether you have been awarded Dartmoor First. If successful you will receive a Dartmoor First plaque made from local wood and the right to use the logo.
You will be asked to reapply every two years, showing what further steps you have taken to put Dartmoor First

Dartmoor First Tourism and Hospitality Application  Word document icon (Word Help 253kb)
Dartmoor First Farming and Primary Industry Application Word document icon (Word Help 252kb)
Dartmoor First General Application   Word document icon (Word Help 246kb)

Further Information

View or download the Dartmoor First leaflet PDF icon (PDF Help 883kb)
Read the latest Dartmoor First newsletter PDF icon (PDF Help 498kb)
See a full list of the businesses and organisations that have achieved Dartmoor First PDF icon (PDF Help 183kb)

Or contact Richard Drysdale on rdrysdale@dartmoor-npa.gov.uk or 01626 831003
Page last updated: 13 Jun 2011