Grant Funding

Here are some links to some funding options currently available for rural businesses. For free support with accessing any of the grant schemes listed below please get in touch.

Countryside Stewardship

The Countryside Stewardship grant scheme is currently open for:

  • Mid Tier
  • Wildlife Offers
  • Woodland support grants

Use the link below to find out more.

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/countryside-stewardship-get-paid-for-environmental-land-management

Woodland Creation and Maintenance Grant

The Woodlands Creation and Maintenance grant is now open for applications. The payment rates for the grants have not changed, but the application process for the maintenance element of this grant is different. Apply for this grant if you want to create new woodland through Countryside Stewardship.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/woodland-creation-and-maintenance-grant-application-form-countryside-stewardship