Tree planting and woodland creation

Find information and support on woodland creation in England, including funding to create woodland, legal requirements and best practice for sustainability.

The Tree Council

The Tree Council has funding available for community groups, including Parish and Town Councils, throughout the UK proposing to undertake well-planned tree planting projects starting in National Tree Week which usually takes place in November or December each year. For more information phone 020 7407 9992 or email

The Woodland Improvement Grant

The Woodland Improvement Grant funds capital investment in Ancient or SSSI woodlands to create, enhance and sustain an increase in the quantity and quality of public benefits delivered. For more details about the funding in East Devon contact, or phone 01626 892853.