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Single Payment Scheme guides

The Single Payment Scheme operated from 2005 to 2014 and has now been replaced by the Basic Payment Scheme and subsidiary schemes under it. See BPS guides for more information about the new schemes.

For historical interest, you will find below links to the guides published by DEFRA and RPA to the workings of the Single Payment Scheme:

SPS and Cross Compliance

Click here for Single Payment Scheme: Handbook for England 2013
Click here for Single Payment Scheme: Handbook for England Supplement for 2014
Click here for Single Payment Scheme: Handbook for England Supplement on Dual Use 2013

Click here for The Cross Compliance Guide for England (2013 edition)
Click here for The Cross Compliance Guide for England (2014 edition)

Environmental Stewardship

Click here for Entry Level Stewardship Handbook (2013 edition) and Supplement (2013)
Click here for Organic Entry Level Stewardship Handbook (2013 edition).
Click here for Higher Level Stewardship Handbook (2013 edition).

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