Farm Building Grants

Map: Which county had the most TAMS II applications in 2019?

Map: Which county had the most TAMS II applications in 2019?

Almost €37 million was paid out to young farmers under the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS) in 2019. With the...

February 28, 2020

Almost 10,000 farmers yet to submit a TAMS II payment claim

Almost 10,000 farmers yet to submit a TAMS II payment claim

It has been revealed that over 9,800 farmers who have received an approval under the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Schemes (TAMS II)...

July 5, 2018

Farm building boom continues as planning permissions surge

Farm building boom continues as planning permissions surge

The surge in planning permissions granted for new Agricultural Buildings seen in the early part of 2016 has continued in...

September 16, 2016

Department confirms TAMS approvals will issue next week

Department confirms TAMS approvals will issue next week

The Department of Agriculture has confirmed that approvals for grant aid will issue to farmers in the TAMS scheme next...

May 18, 2016

Department still working on the TAMS II IT system as 5,000 farmers wait for approval

Department still working on the TAMS II IT system as 5,000 farmers wait for approval

The Department of Agriculture has confirmed that it is still working on its IT system which approves applicants to the...

April 28, 2016

Third tranche of TAMS II farm building grants opens for applications

Third tranche of TAMS II farm building grants opens for applications

The third tranche of TAMS II is now open to applications with grant aid available for a host of on-farm...

April 3, 2016

Early approvals under TAMS II, but no early grant payments

Early approvals under TAMS II, but no early grant payments

Following intense pressure from farm organisations, in late 2015 the Department issued farm building grant approvals for urgent dairy investments...

March 11, 2016

More TAMS II grant approvals starting to be issued

More TAMS II grant approvals starting to be issued

More approvals under the TAMS II schemes have commenced, according to the Department of Agriculture. It says applications received across...

January 27, 2016

How the Department will grade TAMS II farm building grant applications

How the Department will grade TAMS II farm building grant applications

Under the Terms and Conditions of the new TAMS II all applications are ranked using a predetermined set of criteria....

January 21, 2016

Deadlines for next tranches of TAMS II farm building grants

Deadlines for next tranches of TAMS II farm building grants

Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, announced recently that approvals have commenced for TAMS II dairy investments in the Young Farmer...

December 31, 2015

‘Every effort’ is being made to facilitate urgent TAMS approvals

‘Every effort’ is being made to facilitate urgent TAMS approvals

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney has said that it is anticipated that approvals will commence soon under the first...

December 10, 2015

Priority TAMS II approvals due this week says IFA

Priority TAMS II approvals due this week says IFA

The first approvals of applications under the first TAMS II schemes are set to issue later this week, according to...

December 2, 2015