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Woodland Creation Planning Scheme

  • Created forest

  • Created habitats
  • Management
  • Wales


The fund supports developing plans for new woodland creation.

Fund manager & award size

Welsh Government, Natural Resources Wales

Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000. A minimum £1,000 grant will be paid for each completed Woodland Creation Plan. For areas of woodland over 20 hectares, £50 per whole hectare will be paid, up to a maximum of £5,000 per plan. See the fund website for additional details.


To be eligible you must be a public or private land holder, municipality or an association, including community groups planting on publicly owned land. See the fund website for additional details.

How to apply

See the "How to apply" section on the fund website for detailed guidance.


Application deadline

Open for applications. See the fund website for updates.


Operational since 2022.

Last reviewed


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