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On-going Management of the World Heritage Site

In 2006 a Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal Steering Group was established by Wrexham Council.

The group, which meets quarterly, was set up to involve key partners in the nomination and ongoing management of the site. It includes representatives from:

Five sub groups have been established to progress specific areas of work:

Now World Heritage Status has been achieved, the steering group and sub groups are turning their attention to on-going site management, including continuing work on increasing visitor car parking, signage and interpretation, access by public transport, conservation works, joined-up planning policy, landscape management and education.