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Glastir Woodland Creation & Restoration EOI NOW OPEN

GLASTIR WOODLAND CREATION

Eligibility:          

·         The land must be in Wales.         

·         You must have a Customer Reference Number (CRN) although this can be applied for if the land is not registered with Rural Payments Wales.

·         You must have 0.25 hectare of eligible land and the smallest area to be planted must exceed 0.1 hectare.

·         The area must NOT be existing woodland

·         The area must NOT be registered common land.

·         Applications are assessed and scored by Welsh Government. A threshold score has to be achieved for the scheme to proceed beyond the Expression of Interest.

 

Funding:             

·         There is an £800 Plan fee contribution for writing the woodland creation plan which is only paid if the plan is approved and the land planted.

 

·         Planting grant rates for establi

What We Offer:

·         We are registered woodland creation planners with over 25 years of experience offering forest management services throughout Wales.

·         Free initial site visit to sites over 3 hectares in size.

·         Site survey and GIS mapping.

·         Bespoke scheme plan to ensure good establishment and future revenue streams.

·         Extensive knowledge of establishment techniques.

·         Full contracting service using experienced labour and good quality planting stock.

The Expression of Interest window for the current, round 7 of applications is the 1st April to 10th May 2019