04 Mar 2015

The Countryside Stewardship Water Capital Grants 2015 are now open

Due to the targeted nature of the scheme this information is not being emailed to customers, information and guidancehas been published on GOV.UK. Grants on a range of capital items are available for farm infrastructure improvements to reduce water pollution from agriculture.

The maximum grant payable is £10,000. The grants are available to farmers in CSF target areas only.

The Water Capital Grant will continue to be managed and delivered through Catchment Sensitive Farming (CSF) with the CSF catchment partnerships, and along with thewoodland capital grantsannounced earlier this month, make up the first phase of the new Countryside Stewardshipscheme.

The window for 2015 Water Capital Grants will close on 30 April 2015.

If you have any questions please direct them to the CSF Customer Services team.

This link will take you directly to the Guidance document