You can find information on the bid and the inscription on the Lake District World Heritage website.
World Heritage Technical evaluation 2013 (PDF)
National Park Authority Planning Statement 2006
Royal Institute for British Architects in the Northwest - implications of World Heritage Site Inscription in April 2008
Principal settlements of the Lake District and World Heritage Status
The current World Heritage Nomination Document and Partnership’s Plan
2013 How the Lake District and Cumbria can benefit from World Heritage Status -
report (PDF) by Rebanks Consulting Ltd
The Lake District has become a World Heritage Site joining iconic locations such as the Taj Mahal, the Great Barrier Reef and Grand Canyon as a place of international acclaim. Find out how you can celebrate the identity, inspiration and conservation of the Lake District on our Lake District World Heritage website.