FBIS Capital Scheme – Tier 1

This page contains information for Tier 1 of the FBIS Capital Scheme.

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has announced it will launch the second Tranche of Tier 1 of the Farm Business improvement Scheme- Capital (FBIS-C) – week commencing 11 December 2017.

This is to give interested farmers and growers time to prepare in advance of the Scheme opening for applications on 4 January 2018. Tier 1 will close for applications at 4 pm on 2 February 2018.

Guidance on the Tier 1 application process, List of Eligible Items, Indication of Support Letter (bank letter), ‘Making it Safer’ Risk Assessment, Explanatory Booklet, FAQs and how to apply can be found from 12 December 2017 on the DAERA website.


Tier 1 Tranche 2 Explanatory Booklet

Tier 1 Tranche 2 Reference priced list of eligible items

‘Making it Safer’ Self Assessment

Tier 1 Tranche 2 Indication of Support letter from Bank/lending institution


Tier 1 Tranche 2 Fencing Specification and Installation Guidelines

Tier 1 Tranche 2 Educational Attainment – Level II Eligible Qualifications