Any individual, business and properly constituted groups in Scotland can apply. You must:
- be registered with the Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS)
- have a Business Reference Number (BRN). If you do not already have a BRN you can apply for one through your Scottish Government Rural Payments and Inspections Directorate (SGRPID) area office.
You do not have to take part in the SFPS or any other IACS scheme (for example Energy Crops Scheme) to apply for Rural Priorities funds.
Only land in Scotland is eligible.