Government Grants

The EU’s Common Agricultural Policy, which allocates funding for UK forestry, is currently under review and all the grants are due to change.  Grant funding is a devolved matter in the UK and advice should be sought from the Forestry Commission in the first instance.


The English Woodland Grant Scheme runs woodland creation funding in England


In Scotland, the Forestry Commission administers the SRDP grant scheme on behalf of the Scottish Government.


Recent reform means that Welsh Funding can be accessed through Natural Resources Wales, which has responsibility for the environment in Wales.

Northern Ireland

DARDNI regulates forestry within Northern Ireland.