The Final SMP2 was published on 17th December 2010:
Following the 3-month period of public consultation from July to October 2010, the Draft SMP has been amended, and the Final SMP is now available. The Final SMP was published in December 2010, available in full on this website. It has been adopted by the Isle of Wight Council and the Regional Flood Defence Committee and approved by the Environment Agency (May 2011).
Please click here to view the Final Shoreline Management Plan
Please click here to see how public comments were taken into account in producing the Final SMP.
The SMP is freely available, and all the documents are available to download in electronic form. Paper copies are available to view at the Coastal Visitors' Centre in Ventnor, Isle of Wight (please tel. 01983 857220 to check opening times).
The content of the SMP follows guidelines set out by Defra, the national government department responsible for flood and coastal erosion risk management.
Downloadable documents are provided in PDF format. To view these files Adobe Acrobat can be freely downloaded from www.adobe.com