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  • RPA update on BPS claims

    The Rural Payments Agency (RPA) has announced more detail on next steps for farmers and landowners who wish to claim for Basic Payment Scheme 2015. The Agency says that pre-populated BP5 claim forms will start to be sent out next week by email, to everyone who has registered on the Rural Payments online system. They will also get guidance on how to apply via email initially, with paper copies to follow in the post. Where a farmer has ...

    Posted at April 11, 2015 | By : | Categories : Farming,News | Comments Off on RPA update on BPS claims
  • IT problems hit Basic Payment Scheme

    IT problems at the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) mean that farmers and their agents will have to resort to pen and paper to complete their applications for the Basic Payment Scheme. The Agency is still promising to make payments from December 2015 but apart from registering, farmers will not be asked to enter any further data online. From 23rd March, two forms will be available to download from the RPA's website. These are:  RLE1, which ...

    Posted at March 20, 2015 | By : | Categories : Farming,News | Comments Off on IT problems hit Basic Payment Scheme