9D. Direct payments to farmers: power to increase direct payments ceilings for claim year 2020

9D.     Direct payments to farmers: power to increase direct payments ceilings for claim year 2020

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Direct Payments to Farmers and Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments etc) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020, SI 2020/1556, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Secretary of State may, having regard to the recommendations contained in the report of the Bew Review1, decide to increase the total maximum amount of direct payments that could otherwise be granted in relation to the claim