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Department Urges TAMS II Applicants to Submit Claims

The Department for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, is urging all farmers who have completed their approved TAMS II investments to submit their claim for payments to the online system immediately to allow for payment to issue.

To date, over 4,000 approvals have issued for the various TAMS II measures as follows:

Animal Welfare, Safety and Nutrient Storage Scheme      1,000 approvals issued

Young Farmer Capital Investment Scheme                         850 approvals issued

Dairy Equipment Scheme                                                 1,500 approvals issued

Low Emission Slurry Spreading                                           420 approvals issued

Pigs and Poultry Investment Scheme                                    60 approvals issued

Organic Capital Investment Scheme                                    250 approvals issued

The online claim system has been open since July 2016 and the Department is urging all farmers who have completed their investments under TAMS II to submit their claim for payments to the online system as soon as they are in a position to do so to.

Payment claims submitted in line with all the requirements of the Scheme terms and conditions, including those related to tax clearance and the completion, where required, of a farm safety course will be processed for payment as soon as possible.

Full details of the TAMS II terms and conditions are available on the Departments website;

http://www.agriculture.gov.ie/farmerschemespayments/tams/tamsiisupportdocuments/

View this press release as a PDF: DAFMPR 133/2016 (pdf 261Kb) 

 

Date Released: 12 October 2016

Distribution channels: Agriculture, Farming & Forestry