Countryside Stewardship: facilitation funding

Get funding to help a group of land managers improve the natural environment at a landscape scale.

The facilitation fund closed for applications on 14 November 2017.

Countryside Stewardship is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in rural areas.

See the main Countryside Stewardship page for more information.

How the scheme works and how to apply

Scheme progress


Published 17 March 2015
Last updated 31 August 2017 + show all updates
  1. Latest round open for applications - closing date 14 November 2017.
  2. Details of successful applications in 2017 northern floods round.
  3. Facilitation fund floods round now open.
  4. Added details of successful applications in round 2.
  5. New forms added for second application window starting 18 January 2016.
  6. Opening date for 2nd round of facilitation fund announced.
  7. First published.