Forestry Grant Scheme


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Briefing Note 8: Budget Categories and Threshold Scores

This briefing note provides an update on the Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) budget situation for 2017 and highlights threshold scores for applications coming forward to future clearing rounds.


Briefing Note 9: Woodland Creation Update

This briefing note provides information on upcoming changes to the Forestry Grant Scheme Woodland Creation option and associated capital items.


Customer Charter

This Charter sets out the Customer Service Standards for Scottish Forestry's handling of application and capital claims for grant under the Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) within the Scottish Rural Development Programme (SRDP) 2014–2020.


Harvesting & Processing Option

This Briefing Note announces new funding for the Harvesting & Processing option - March 2021


Joint Working Agreement with Historic Environment Scotland

This joint working agreement between Scottish Forestry and Historic Environment Scotland describes how the two organisations will work together to benefit their respective remits and responsibilities.


Joint Working Agreement with NatureScot (formally SNH)

This joint working agreement between Scottish Forestry and NatureScot (Formerly SNH) describes how the two organisations will work together to benefit their respective remits and responsibilities.


Joint Working Agreement with SEPA

This joint working agreement between Scottish Forestry and Scottish Environment Protection Agency describes how the two organisations will work together to benefit their respective remits and responsibilities.


Scottish Forestry and NatureScot concordat 2021

Scottish Forestry and NatureScot concordat on operational delivery 2021.


Scottish Forestry briefing note 37

This Briefing Note announces an additional submission round for applications to the Forestry Grant Scheme Harvesting and Processing option for projects in England and Wales - July 2021.

SF Briefing note 27 - SF response to Covid-19 outbreak 20 March 2020

This Briefing Note provides information on Scottish Forestry’s new working arrangements in response to the coronavirus - COVID-19, as at 20 March 2020.


SF Briefing note 28 - SF response to Covid-19 outbreak 9 April 2020

This Briefing Note further updates Scottish Forestry’s working arrangements in response to the coronavirus, COVID-19, outbreak - as at 9 April 2020.


SF Briefing note 29 - SF response to Covid-19 outbreak 21 April 2020

This Briefing Note further updates Scottish Forestry’s working arrangements in response to the coronavirus, COVID-19, outbreak - as at 21 April 2020.