Land Law Finance - Issue 14 - Autumn 2019

The Welsh government has introduced the BPS 2019 Support Scheme to help farmers who won’t receive their payment on day one of the payment window in December. www.FARMINGUK.COM 8 Lesley Griffiths, Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, announced the scheme onWednesday Welsh government announces ‘BPS 2019 Support Scheme’ The scheme will be available to all farmers in Wales, but only paid to farmers who ‘opt-in’ to the scheme. It will only be available if their BPS claim is not ready on the first day of the payment window. The scheme will pay an increased loan of up to 90% of an individual business’ anticipated BPS 2019 claim value. According to the Welsh government, it will