Legacy Grant Schemes
This section provides information on closed legacy grant schemes:
SRDP (2007-2013): Rural Development Contracts – Rural Priorities
See Scottish Rural Development Plan 2007-2013 for links to details of grants and eligibility for:
- Woodland creation
- Sustainable management of forests
- Woodland improvement grant
- Improving the economic value of forests
- Short rotation coppice crops of willow or poplar
- Briefing notes and statistics
- Woodland grant activity statistics
- Forestry challenge funds
- Land managers options
Grants for tree health
Prior to the introduction of the Forestry Grant Scheme in 2015, grants for Tree Health were offered under State Aid arrangements.
The Scottish Forestry Grants Scheme (SFGS)
See Scottish Forestry Grants Scheme for details of:
- making grant claims or amendments to an existing SFGS contract
- details of the grants approved and paid under the SFGS
- an archive of SFGS documents
- making complaints and/or appealing decisions.
The Woodland Grant Scheme
See Woodland Grant Scheme for details of:
- Changes to the way payments are made
- Making a claim
- Making an amendment
- Change of ownership.
See Forest Plans for details of:
- How to get approval for restocking
- Rates for restocking
- Making contract amendments
- Transferring obligations
Map tools and datasets
- Land Information Search
A map-based tool that allows you to search for details about a chosen area of land.
- FCS Map Viewer
Explore a variety of Forestry Commission Scotland datasets on this map-based tool.
- Data Download
Access and download a wide range of Forestry Commission GIS datasets