Remember to Register your Waste Exemptions

The deadline to register your Agricultural Waste Exemptions with the Environment Agency is fast approaching.

New regulations introduced on 6 April 2010 changed the system of waste exemptions. Farm-based exemptions registered before 6 April 2010 will expire on 30 September 2013. By this date, you will need to have registered for a new exemption.

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Entitlement allocation for new Basic Payment Scheme (BPS)

One of the key questions emerging from the CAP reform political agreement back in June is how entitlements will be dealt with moving into the new scheme.

Although a final decision as to how these entitlements will be allocated in the new scheme will not be made for a few more months, many commentators are saying that in England, entitlements will roll forward. It has already been confirmed that there will be a new allocation of entitlements in Wales.

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