The deadline for submitting your annual revenue claim without penalty was midnight on 16 May 2022. You can continue to submit claims after 16 May until midnight on 10 June but penalties or reductions will be applied.
Removal of information about transferring land and BPS entitlements as the deadline has passed.
Information added about RPA helpline weekend opening times.
Text updated to show revenue claims opening in March 2022.
Updated with changes for scheme opening on 8 Feb - including adding in Protection and Infrastructure to list of main elements of scheme
Information added about transferring land and BPS entitlements using the Rural Payments service, and adding land by email.
Collection page updated to reflect applications for Countryside Stewardship Mid Tier and Wildlife Offers are closed.
Updated page to reflect that the CS Mid Tier request an application pack online deadline has been extended to 16 July.
Edited latest news to confirm deadline for submitting revenue claims has passed. Removed out of date information.
Higher Tier and Capital Grants applications have now closed and have been removed from the list of open applications.
Easter opening times for RPA helplines
Latest news updated with claims opening.
From 9 February, update land use using the Rural Payments service.
Latest News updated to show CS applications are now open
Published information about transferring land and BPS entitlements, and adding land by email.
Latest news - updated to advise the updated Woodland Creation and Maintenance grant opens on 9 February 2021.
Latest news – removed information for change land tenure form, reference to revenue claim extension and removed function not available after 10 July under 'What you can do in Rural Payments'.
Latest news updated with information about woodland support grants moving to domestic funding on 15 July.
Remove 'Transfer land parcels' from Rural Payments service.
The latest news box has been updated to tell you not to email us a link to an external shared drive facility (for example Dropbox or Google Drive). We cannot accept supporting documents and evidence sent in this way.
Latest news - Rural payments service updated: deadline to update land use extended to 10 July; removal of transfer BPS entitlements as deadline was 15 May.
Deadline for transferring land parcels amended to 15 June.
Link added to news article regarding the 'Extra month to claim for farm payments'
Link to the Coronavirus (COVID-19): information for farmers, landowners and rural businesses page added to latest news.
Change land tenure form added.
Rural Payments service downtime affecting CS revenue claims until 6 April.
From 6 April you can use the Rural Payments service to view land parcel map and information for a date in the past.
Update to 'add land by email' date to 30 June, for Countryside Stewardship.
Page updated to advise customers they can submit a CS revenue claim using the Rural Payments service.
Update to Latest news section to include 'Update land' using the Rural Payments service.