Guidance

Lowland Grazing Offer: Countryside Stewardship

Funding for lowland farms to support wildlife: the benefits, how to apply and what you can choose to include in your application.

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Lowland Grazing Offer: option and supplement descriptions and prescriptions guidance

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How to complete the application form

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The Lowland Grazing Offer is open for applications.

Use the ‘what you need to know’ guide to:

  • understand the payments you could receive and the benefits to wildlife
  • decide if you’re eligible
  • understand the options and supplements so that you meet the requirements
  • understand how to apply and the deadline for applications

Use the ‘option and supplement descriptions and prescriptions’ document to:

  • understand the rules for each option and supplement
  • choose the options and supplements you want to include in your application
  • understand how to carry out each option or supplement successfully

Use the ‘how to complete the application form’ guidance to help fill in the application form you receive in the application pack.

The deadline for requesting an application pack was 31 May 2018. If you have not requested a pack, you will not be able to apply this year.

The deadline for applications is 31 July 2018.

Find out about the other Offers

For guidance on the other Offers, see:

Published 15 January 2018
Last updated 1 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Deadline to request an application pack has passed. Removed the application pack request form.
  2. New shorter version of application pack request form.
  3. How to complete the application form guidance added.
  4. Application pack request form added. Section 5 ('Get an application pack') in the 'What you need to know guide' has also changed to refer to this form.
  5. First published.