Guidance

Woodland tree health grant: Countryside Stewardship

Capital grant for farmers and land managers to restock or improve woodland after tree health problems: find out about eligibility, the rules of the scheme and how to apply.

Guidance

Woodland Tree Health grant manual 2019

Read the Countryside Stewardship Woodland Tree Health leaflet (PDF, 1.26MB, 5 pages) for an overview of the grant.

Details

You can apply for this capital grant all year round.

The grant is for one-off payments towards the cost of:

  • restocking woodland after a tree health problem
  • felling diseased trees or rhododendron control

Use the manual to understand:

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

Apply using the capital grant application form and annex 4: woodland tree health.

If your agreement started between 1 May 2018 and 1 July 2019 read this manual.

If your agreement started between 1 January 2017 and 1 April 2018 read this manual.

Published 2 August 2019
Last updated 9 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added the Countryside Stewardship Woodland Tree Health leaflet
  2. First published.