2024 Payments Strategy timetable published

The 2024 payment timetable covers Direct Payments and Scottish Rural Development Programme (SRDP) payments.

Scheme Payments Commence Regulatory target: 95.24% of total value of payments made
Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) and Greening advance September 2024 N/A
BPS / Greening / Young Farmer payment - balance December 2024 June 2025
Less Favoured Area Support Scheme (LFASS) December 2024 June 2025
Scottish Suckler Beef Support Scheme (SSBSS) (Mainland and Island) April 2025 June 2025
Scottish Upland Sheep Support Scheme (SUSSS) May 2025 June 2025
Agri-Environment Climate Scheme (AECS) February 2025 June 2025
Forestry Grant Scheme (FGS) February 2025 June 2025
Rural Priorities (RP) February 2025 June 2025

Published on: 9 February, 2024