Guidance

Woodland management plan grant: Countryside Stewardship

Capital grant for farmers and land managers to produce a woodland management plan: find out about eligibility, how to apply and rules for the scheme.

Documents

Woodland management plan grant manual 2018

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How to apply for a woodland management plan grant online

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You can apply for this grant all year round.

The grant is for financial support to produce a UK Forestry Standard-compliant woodland management plan using capital item PA3. Your plan must cover a minimum of 10 years.

Use the manual to understand:

  • the aims and benefits of the grant
  • who can apply
  • how to apply
  • requirements and conditions

Use the ‘how to apply’ document to help you make an online application.

You can apply:

Published 23 February 2018
Last updated 19 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Manual updated. Section 2.4 - Clarification of guidance on inclusion of newly planted woodland. Section 4.4.3 - Requirement to show whole land parcels with land parcel references and a clear boundary.
  2. First published.