Forestry Grant Scheme


Sub Categories



Briefing Note 23: Update on Budget Categories and Threshold Scores

This briefing note provides an update on the FGS budget position and threshold scores for Forestry Grant Scheme applications as from 25 April 2019.


Briefing Note 25: September 2019

 Briefing Note 25: September 2019 Update on Programme for Government Funding


Briefing note 26: General update on FGS including budget categories and threshold scores

This Briefing Note provides a general update on FGS, and includes budget availability for all Forestry Grant Scheme options, as at January 2020


Briefing Note 32

This Briefing Note provides information on contract arrangements as a result of the UK leaving the EU and provides an update on FGS budget availability for new applications - as at December 2020.


Briefing Note 33: February 2021

This Briefing Note introduces temporary arrangements for the Forestry Grant Scheme during early 2021 - Feb 2021.


Briefing Note 38: New Guidance on Cultivation for Upland Woodland Creation Sites

This briefing note introduces new applicant’s guidance on cultivation for upland woodland creation sites.


Briefing note 39 - Stocking density survey reporting

 This Briefing Note introduces stocking density assessment and updates FGS budget availability – September 2021.


Briefing Note 3: Prior Notification of Forestry Tracks/Private Ways

The purpose of this briefing note is to help identify and outline how the alignment of information required by different consenting regimes might best be done to the mutual benefit of all stakeholders so as to minimise duplication and optimise efficient administration for all concerned.


Briefing Note 4: SRDP 2014-2020 Forestry Capital Grant Budgets

This briefing note updated the FGS capital grant availability for the 2016 claim year.


Briefing Note 5: Budget Categories and Threshold Scores

This briefing note provides an update on changes to threshold scores for Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) applications and provides the current availability for FGS grant funding.


Briefing Note 6: Budget Categories and Threshold Scores

This briefing note provides an update to the threshold scores for Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) applications coming forward to clearing rounds after November 2016.


Briefing Note 7: Option Update

This Briefing Note provides a summary of some recent changes to Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) options.