Form

Woodland Carbon Fund application form

Use this form to apply for capital funding of woodland planting and protection measures, followed by a payment for establishment.

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Woodland Carbon Fund Grant Calculator

Details

Use the Woodland Carbon Fund (WCF) application form with the WCF Grant Calculator.

You will need to provide the following information to complete the application form:

  • Part 1 - basic eligibility checks
  • Part 2 - applicant/agent details
  • Part 3 - site details
  • Part 4 - your woodland creation design plan
  • Part 5 - eligible costs
  • Part 6 - VAT declaration

Parts 7, 8 and 9 of the form explain the Forestry Commission’s obligations regarding:

  • how they process your application
  • data protection
  • release of information

In section 10 you’ll be asked to sign and date a declaration to complete your application.

You will need to provide the following information to complete the grant calculator:

  • WCF – Establishment Items – details of all compartments and capital items you are applying for
  • WCF – Additional Items – indicative details of any discretionary or second stage payments you are applying for

The WCF – Application Summary page will show you the maximum payable grant across your application, based on the details you provide in the first two pages.

Completed applications should be sent to: wcf@forestrycommission.gov.uk

Hard copies of applications and additional supporting information should be sent to:

Woodland Carbon Fund
Forestry Commission National Office
620 Bristol Business Park
Coldharbour Lane
Bristol
BS16 1EJ

Published 3 January 2018
Last updated 27 February 2019 + show all updates
  1. Addition of the Woodland Carbon Fund Grant Calculator as a mandatory part of the application process. An updates Woodland Carbon Fund application form.
  2. The updated Woodland Carbon Fund application form has been uploaded.
  3. First published.