THE CLA CAP REFORM MEMBERS CONSULTATION: Historic or regional average payments?
CAPREFORM – HAVE YOUR SAY!
Defra Ministers and the National Assembly of
will be taking decisions this autumn on Wales CAPreform that will affect the future of farm support.
CLA wants to consult its members before we respond to Government. Details of the consultation and its implications are on our website and can be accessed from the links on this page.
We need your response by 6th October 2003.
THERE IS A
LINKTO THE ONLINE REPLY FORMAT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGEOR CLICK HERE TO GO DIRECTLY TO THE FORM
Below you will find the papers and links to help you respond: please take the time to read them and make your reply fully informed as to the issues
CAPREFORM 2003: THE CLA ONE- PAGESUMMARY
This page summarises the most important elements of the
CAPReform agreed on 26th June 2003. The final regulation has not yet been agreed, it is expected at the end of September 2003. The information below is based on the draft of 7/7/03. Click here to open the document
SUMMARY OF THE DETAILS OF THE 26 JUNE
These notes summarise the legal text arising from the political settlement of 26th June 2003. This text, DS 228/03, was released on 7th July 2003. This is not yet an adopted regulation, therefore it may be subject to further changes. This document (10 pages) is intended to be shorter and clearer than the legal text and thus helpful and informative but does not claim to be legally watertight. Click here to open the document
CAPREFORM GUIDANCE NOTE: HOW SHOULD THE SINGLE FARMPAYMENT BE ALLOCATED ,
INDIVIDUAL HISTORIC ENTITLEMENTS OR REGIONALISED AVERAGE PAYMENT?
This 7 page paper describes more fully the arguments for and against the two options for payment of farm support available under the
CAPreform settlement agreed on 26 June, and on which DEFRA is now seeking CLA views. It also covers the decisions that the Government has already taken. Click here to open the document
THIS ASKS THE QUESTIONS TO WHICH WE WANT YOUR ANSWERS
We have included some questions about you and your business in order to be able better to analyse the responses, but the key questions are set out in a simple format. The format enables you to reply online. Please Click here to open the online reply form.
OTHER USEFUL LINKS
The full text of the
CAPsettlement is published at:
The full text of the DEFRA consultation is published at:
The RICS has published a number of papers with opinion and information on the reforms at:
Thank you for taking the time to take part. Your views will count in formulating the CLA's response to DEFRA. We will also be publishing the results of this consultation in the Country Landowner & Rural Business magazine.
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