| Commentary

249 Inspections

| Commentary

249 Inspections1

Work funded through Countryside Stewardship may be inspected by the relevant agency (Forestry Commission, Rural Payments Agency or Natural England depending on the type of agreement) to check that agreement holders are complying with the scheme’s conditions. Inspectors can visit at any time during an agreement and obligation period. They usually make an appointment but, under EU Regulations, they do not have to give any warning. Agreement holders must give inspectors access at any reasonable time. They may be asked to accompany inspectors to identify work, discuss the requirements of the agreement and check compliance with scheme

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