Approved NFLS applications

All approved National Forest Land Scheme (NFLS) applications are listed below.


Community acquisition by purchase or lease

Community acquisition gave communities the opportunity to buy or lease land from the National Forest Estate where they could provide increased public benefits.

Applications in progress

  • None pending

Approved applications (by date approved, most recent first)


Sponsored sale of surplus land

The sponsored sale of surplus land gave communities and others the opportunity to buy National Forest Estate land, and occasionally buildings, which made little net contribution to Forestry Commission Scotland's public policy objectives.

Purchase applications in progress

  • None pending

Approved purchase applications (by date approved, most recent first)


Land for affordable housing

Land for affordable housing allowed Registered Social Landlords and other appropriate housing bodies endorsed by Communities Scotland to purchase National Forest Estate land at a reduced price for affordable housing.

Applications in progress

  • None pending

Approved applications (by date approved, most recent first)

For previously approved applications, see Archived Applications

 


 

Land for woodland crofts

Land for woodland crofts gave communities the opportunity to buy National Forest Estate land in order to create woodland crofts, subject to delivery of public benefits.

Applications in progress

  • None pending