Upland Offer: Countryside Stewardship

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


Upland Offer: option and supplement descriptions and prescriptions guidance

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Wildlife Offers application pack request form


The Upland 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 form to request an application pack by 31 May 2018.

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 28 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Option and supplement descriptions and prescriptions document corrected to confirm that land use for the year of application must be recorded as permanent grassland.
  2. 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.
  3. First published.