• Online application now available for all UK countries
  • RPA increase working day to speed registration for the new scheme
  • System still plagued with technical and conceptual errors
  • Field parcel manipulation now available but other key functionality still not launched.
  • New guidance expected on-line on 24 February with paper versions subsequently sent to farmers and agents
  • Scotland has provide more information on the national reserve and launches its rural development programme
  • Scottish entitlements will now be awarded on the 2015 area (and not in some cases on the 2013 area).