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

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

Read the manual to understand:

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

Use the Countryside Stewardship Woodland Tree Health leaflet (PDF, 879KB, 5 pages) for an overview of the grant.

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 13 February 2020 + show all updates
  1. Publication of the Woodland Tree Health leaflet.

  2. Removal of out of date leaflet

  3. Added the Countryside Stewardship Woodland Tree Health leaflet

  4. First published.