Please note that the funding situation is especially subject to some change and uncertainty following the EU Referendum, so it is important that you check with the relevant provider, Local Enterprise Partnership or LEADER Group - contact details can be found in the relevant section.
The CLA is pressing for clarity and continuation of funding. See our statement here.
Over the next five years, there will be four main strands of funding available under the Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE), which are:
PLEASE NOTE: There will be windows of opportunity to apply for funding and grants are competitive. Not all funding streams will be available in all areas due to increasing localism and targeting of funding. Please check the situation on a regular basis.
OTHER FUNDING SOURCES
- GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR SLURRY COVERS
- WOODLAND CARBON FUND
- SEVERN TRENT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION SCHEME
- WOODLAND CREATION GRANTS IN THE NATIONAL FOREST
- STIPERSTONES & CORNDON HILL LOCAL GRANT POT
- FORESTRY COMMISSION: GRANTS AND REGULATIONS IN ENGLAND
A briefing note for members European Structural and Investment Fund (ESIF): The Growth Programme can be found here
Members will need to log in (Membership no & Postcode) to access the following pages:
Capital grants ranging to assist farmers and foresters.
*Currently closed for bids*
Scheme to help farmers & forester deliver environmental benefit.
Some grants now open for applications
With a minimum grant of £35,000 is aimed at creating growth and jobs.
* Calls for bids now operating in some areas*
Grants of £2,500+, targeted at the creation of growth and jobs.
Contacts and details of your local Local Enterprise Partnership.