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Environmental Land Management- SFI Management Payment

  • Farmland

  • Management
  • England


The SFI management payment will aim to cover the management costs and time involved for farmers in participating in SFI.

Fund manager & award size

DEFRA and Rural Payments Agency

£20 per hectare management payment per year, for up to the first 50 hectares entered into SFI actions. Maximum payment of £1,000 per year. See the fund website for additional details.


Available to farmers. See the fund website for additional details.

How to apply

See the Sustainable Farming Incentive Guidance collection for further guidance.


Application deadline

Open for applications from 2023. See the fund website for updates.


Will be under review for the next 2 years.

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