How to Access Support

The South West of England Rural Development Gateway provides a common access and information point for land-based businesses (e.g. agriculture, horticulture, forestry sectors) together with rural SMEs and social/community enterprises.  
For more detailed information, including how to access support, please click on the following links:

Types of Support Links
Land Management Schemes Environmental Stewardship 
English Woodland Grant Schemes
Energy Crops Scheme Energy Crops Scheme
Business Support (including support for rural social/community enterprises) SW Rural Enterprise Gateway
Community-based partnerships Local Action


Telephone 0845 600 9966 
An adviser will direct you to the most appropriate source of advice for your enquiry.