To receive a payment under the Single Payment Scheme you must follow a variety of regulations on the environment, public health, animal health, plant health, animal welfare and land maintenance. This system is known as Cross Compliance.
The regulations you need to follow are called Statutory Management Requirements (SMRs). These are set down in EU legislation Directives and Regulations.
What is in this section?
Explore the information below to learn more about your obligations under Cross Compliance.
- Cross Compliance Handbook (pdf 8,843Kb)
- Statutory Management Requirements (SMRs)
- Farm Advisory System
- Nitrates record
- Inspection forms
- Soil organic matter
- Landscape features
- GAEC & Land Eligibility
- Most Common Non-Compliance 2009 (doc 26Kb)