We are improving the ways we work to make it easier to access woodland creation funding.
We have created a new walk-through guide aimed predominantly at small landowners to help steer them through the process of preparing a woodland creation application. We have also updated our Small Woodlands Operational Plan for schemes up to five hectares and all grant options - making it easier to apply, even if you’re not a forestry expert.
Read our guide on how to prepare a woodland creation application.
Find out more about woodland creation.
Follow this guidance if you are applying for grant support to create a new woodland
Read our Woodland creation application guidance – supporting information. This should be used in conjunction with the Woodland Creation Applicant’s guide.
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