SP9: Threatened species supplement

Find out about eligibility and requirements for the threatened species supplement.

How much will be paid

£120 per hectare (ha).

Where to use this supplement

Available for Higher Tier

Only in combination with a land management option where either:

  • at least 1 priority species is present on the site
  • the site can be managed to create the right conditions to allow the introduction, re-colonisation or range extension of a named priority species

Use of the supplement needs to have written support from a species specialist for the work.

Where this supplement cannot be used

For any work within the scope of standard options or capital items


Keeping records

Agreement holders will need to keep the following records and supply them on request

  • field operations at the parcel level, including associated invoices

If the work is specified in an Implementation Plan or Feasibility Study that Natural England has approved, send a copy of the approved plan or study with the application.

Applicants will need to send the following with their application:

  • priority species specialist report

The detailed requirements for this item will be tailored to the Higher Tier site. Applicants should discuss and agree these requirements with their adviser.

This supplement can be located on the same area as all other supplements except:

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