Farming and food grants and payments – collection

Environmental Stewardship: guidance and forms for existing agreement holders

Help for agreement holders to manage an existing agreement, appoint an agent and make a claim for payment.

For new applications for environmental land management grants see Countryside Stewardship.

Help to manage your existing Environmental Stewardship agreement

Relevant guidance needed to support all or part of your existing Entry Level Stewardship (ELS), Organic ELS, Uplands ELS and Higher Level Stewardship agreement.

  1. Environmental Stewardship: funding to farmers for environmental land management

    • 23 March 2015
    • Detailed guide
  2. Environmental Stewardship: how to get paid under an agreement

    • 28 May 2015
    • Detailed guide
  3. Environmental Stewardship: change, transfer or close your agreement

    • 11 September 2014
    • Detailed guide
  4. Environmental Stewardship: educational access visits on your land

    • 11 September 2014
    • Detailed guide
  5. Environmental Stewardship: site inspection and what impact it has on your agreement

    • 11 September 2014
    • Detailed guide

Environmental Stewardship forms: all scheme levels

Relevant forms needed to support all or part of your Entry Level Stewardship (ELS), Organic ELS, Uplands ELS and Higher Level Stewardship scheme.

  1. Environmental Stewardship: agent authorisation

    • 13 February 2015
    • Form
  2. Environmental Stewardship: shared grazing and common land

    • 19 October 2011
    • Form
  3. Environmental Stewardship: supplementary land ownership and control

    • 22 January 2009
    • Form

Entry Level Stewardship forms

Includes: Entry Level Stewardship (ELS), Organic ELS and Uplands ELS schemes.

  1. Entry Level Stewardship: minor change notice

    • 25 February 2014
    • Form
  2. Organic Entry Level Stewardship: Field parcel reconciliation

    • 22 January 2009
    • Form