Factsheet: Woodfuel WIG

Woodfuel WIG

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Woodfuel
Description: 
This new grant supports the sustainable production of woodfuel and other timber products. Work will need to meet the UK Forestry Standard. The grant offers 60% towards the cost of work, and doesn’t take account of the timber income that results. The main operations supported are as follows: Roads, tracks and other infrastructure to assist the extraction of timber from woodland. Support will be based on 3 quotes and grant paid on the production of receipted invoices. Woodland inventory and costs associated with managing harvesting contracts. Support for this work is based on standard costs
Goal/Aim: 
supports the sustainable production of woodfuel and other timber products

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Forestry Commission

Status: