Wildlife Offers: Countryside Stewardship

Offers to help farmers and land managers protect wildlife and preserve the environment: find out about funding and their benefits (closed to new applications).

The 4 Wildlife Offers closed for applications on 31 August 2018.

How the Offers work

Each Offer has a set of options and minimum requirements. You need to meet these requirements to be eligible for funding. You’ll get a 5 year agreement with annual payments if you submit a valid application. Each option has a specific wildlife benefit and its own payment rate.

You’re limited to one application for each Single Business Identifier you have for this round of Wildlife Offers.

How the Offers benefit the environment

They support wildlife by creating:

  • sources of nectar and pollen for insect pollinators
  • winter food for seed-eating birds
  • improved habitats, especially for farmland birds and pollinators

Find out about each Offer

Use the following information to see:

  • if you were eligible
  • the options available
  • the payment rates
  • the agreement requirements
Published 15 January 2018
Last updated 27 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Application deadline extended to 31 August 2018.
  2. Deadline to request an application pack has passed.
  3. First published.