Defra Re-opens the Environmental Land Management Scheme consultation

Defra has today re-opened the Environmental Land Management Scheme consultation and is organising a series of webinars on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, 1 July – 12:00-1:30 pm
  • Tuesday, 7 July – 6:00-7:30 pm
  • Thursday, 16 July – 8:30-10:00 am
  • Thursday, 23 July – 12:00-1:30 pm
  • Tuesday, 28 July – 8:30-10:00 am
  • Thursday, 30 July - 6:00-7:30 pm

Those interested in the webinars should sign up via Eventbrite and can also follow Defra on Facebook, where they will be notified of the links.

You can request a print copy of the ELM Policy Discussion Document by calling Defra on 03459 33 55 77 or e mail:

Feedback about the consultation can be submitted on-line at: and written responses can be submitted by email ( or by post to: ELM Policy Discussion, c/o Rural Payments Agency, A Block, Curwen Road, Workington, CA14 2DD.  The deadline is 31st July.