Payments Calendar

Farm Schemes and Payments
Payments Calendar

Payment dates for each of the farm schemes are set out under the Charter of Farmer Rights

IFA will make the delivery of direct payments under the CAP an absolute priority with Government.

Scheme Target Payment Date
Areas of Natural Constraint (ANCs) Full payment to commence in the third week of September with a target of 100% payment in respect of clear cases.
Basic Payment & Greening Advance Payments: 100% of cleared cases and 90% of all applications to be paid on October 16th.
Balancing Payments: a target of 100% of all applications on December 1st.
Young Farmer Scheme Target payment date of December 1st for all applications – paid as a complete payment
National Reserve Target payment date of December 1st for all applications – paid as a complete payment
GLAS/AEOS/REPS Advance payment will commence 3rd week in October
Balance will commence when all inspections completed –  normally mid-December
TAMS II Payment will issue within 3 weeks of approval for payment when it has been determined the work has been completed in accordance with the terms and conditions of the scheme
Beef Data and Genomics Scheme Payments will be made by mid-December in the year of application
Knowlege Transfer 100% payment will issue in the 3 month period after completion of initial contract
Organic Farming Scheme Advance payments will commence third week of October.
Payment of balance will normally commence when all inpections are completed, normally mid-December

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