Native Woodland Scheme

Native Woodland Establishment (as represented by Grant & Premium Categories (GPCs) 9 and 10 under the Afforestation Grant & Premium Scheme)funds the establishment of new native woodland on open ‘greenfield’ sites. Native Woodland Conservation Scheme (NWS Conservation), which promotes the appropriate restoration of existing native woodland (including the conversion of nonnative forest to native woodland), through the provision of financial support to forest holders towards the cost of appropriate works.