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BPS England 2017: Land Parcels Missing from Online Applications
21st Apr

2017

Land Parcels Missing from Online Applications which were included on Continuation Sheets for BPS 2016 Where land parcels were included on a paper continuation sheet for BPS 2016, it seems that some were inputted by the RPA with ...

BPS England 2017: Removing Land from Online Applications
21st Apr

2017

Removing Land from Online Applications A land parcel can be removed from an online application by using the ‘remove land’ function which is available under ‘transfer land’. Using this only severs the Customer ...

BPS England 2017: Using ‘Add Land’ Email Route for ‘Dual Use’ Situations
21st Apr

2017

Members who are in a ‘dual use’ situation should be aware of how to deal with ‘dual use’ situations for BPS 2017 applications. The RPA has confirmed that if a new tenant needs to add land to their BPS 2017 application, ...

BPS England 2017: Failed Transition Message when Submitting a Claim
21st Apr

2017

Some claimants are seeing a “failed transition” message when they try to submit an application. The RPA has investigated this and has identified the following; Some claimants who are receiving the message do not have “submit ...

BPS England 2017: Unprocessed RLE1s
21st Apr

2017

RLE1s for 2017 where previous years’ RLE1s have not yet been processed by the RPA The RPA has confirmed that it does advise claimants requesting changes to their land to submit RLE1s following the normal process, regardless ...

BPS England 2016: Remote Sensing
21st Apr

2017

Members who received a remote sensing inspection in 2016 For members with remote sensing changes resulting in a change of less than 20% of eligible area, The RPA is communicating with those who have not already been given their ...

BPS England 2017: RPA System Maintenance – Scheduled Down Time
21st Apr

2017

The RPA has confirmed that essential planned maintenance to the system will take place This will start from 26th April until the end of the claim window and will take place on a Wednesday from 7:30pm for approx. 2 hours.

BPS England 2017: Grass Strips in Arable Fields
21st Apr

2017

Grass strips such as tracks, strips, margins and headlands do not need to be identified separately from the main land use of the parcel, unless you wish to count the grass strips as: separately for crop diversification as a permanent ...

RPA: System Downtime
5th Apr

2017

RPA System Downtime This downtime will be Thursday 6th April 18:00-20:00.

BPS England 2017: Removing Land without having anyone to Transfer it to
29th Mar

2017

BPS England 2017: Removing Land without having anyone to Transfer it to Members who are giving up land which they have previous claimed on and wish to remove the land off their claim but have no one to transfer the land to, simply need ...

BPS England 2017: Adding Land when you have No Land Parcel Details
29th Mar

2017

BPS England 2017: Adding Land when you have No Land Parcel Details In situations where farmers are taking on land and wish to claim on it this year but they are unable to get land parcel details from the outgoing tenant for example. ...

BPS England 2017: Email ‘Add Land’ Route – Not 48 Hours Turnaround
29th Mar

2017

BPS England 2017: Email ‘Add Land’ Route – Not 48 Hours Turnaround The RPA has confirmed that where an email is sent to them requesting ‘Add land’ to an online application, the current planned process is ...

BPS England 2017: Top Tips for Completing Sketch Maps
28th Mar

2017

BPS England 2017: Top Tips for Completing Sketch Maps Accurate sketch maps are key to assisting RPA digitisers with completing the mapping request. The sketch map is the main element of information the RPA digitiser has access to and ...