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Requirement to submit annual claim forms

Agreement holders for the following schemes:

  • English Woodland Grant Scheme (EWGS) Farm Woodland Payments (FWP) from a Woodland Creation Grant and 
  • English Woodland Grant Scheme (EWGS) Woodland Management Grant (WMG)
  • Farm Woodland Premium Scheme (FWPS)

Must now submit a claim form each year to receive their scheduled payments.

Annual Claims for 2017/18
If you are the main applicant of one of the grants above then you should have received your claim form for 2017/18. We have also sent letters to the main contact of the scheme, this may be your agent.

The deadline for returning these claims is 15 May 2017.

Claim forms must be completed and returned to the Forestry Commission no later than the 15 May 2017 in order to avoid penalties being applied to your claim.

If you have one of the grants mentioned above but have not received a claim form please get in touch with your local Forestry Commission Admin Hub as soon as possible.

Last updated: 12th May 2017