Policy paper

Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme 2 (BEVS 2)

Information about the Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme 2, including how to apply and run a scheme.



The Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme (BEVS 2) provides funding towards the cost of vaccinating badgers in the Edge Area of England.

Apply for BEVS 2 funding: go to “View current opportunities” then sort alphabetically via Project Title to find “Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme 2”. Full applications must be made by 12 January 2018.

These documents set out the details of BEVS 2, and the policy background:

  • the ‘scheme outline’, setting out the criteria that applicants need to meet to secure grant funding
  • the ‘how to run a scheme to vaccinate badgers’ document outlining practical aspects of a badger vaccination project

You should also read the ‘Licence and training guidance’ setting out license and training requirements for vaccinators.

Published 13 November 2017