The Scottish Forestry Grants Scheme (SFGS)

The Scottish Forestry Grants Scheme (SFGS) closed on 31st August 2006. A new scheme based on Rural Development Contracts has been introduced. See the Forestry Grants page for details.

SFGS claims and amendments

To claim a grant, or to make an amendment to an existing SFGS contract, see the claims and amendments page.

SFGS document archive

Documents relevant to the SFGS have been archived for reference, including the SFGS Applicant’s Booklet and application, claim and amendment forms.

Guidance notes archive

Guidance notes that were available to applicants to the SFGS, have also been archived here for reference. They relate to forestry in general, with some specific references to the SFGS.

Complaints and appeals

The complaints and appeals section describes how to make a complaint or appeal a decision relating to grants and licences.

Customer Representative Group (CRG)

The Customer Representative Group brings together relevant organisations to discuss and resolve matters relating to forestry grants and licences administration in Scotland.