Increase the resilience of your land and your income

The new Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) legislation brings an opportunity to secure payment for habitat creation and nature enhancement on your land. The market is still in its infancy and secondary legislation and final guidance won’t be published until winter 2023. However, if you are interested in diversifying your income and enhancing wildlife on your land now is a good opportunity to get in touch with us. 

The GNCF is a not-for-profit organisation, set up by the Gloucestershire Local Nature Partnership and the GFirst Local Enterprise Partnership. The GLNP is backed by Gloucestershire’s Local Authorities who fund and partner the initiative, as well as around 30 nature-based bodies from around the county.

We aim to Provide:

To participate projects need to be able to demonstrate the following:

If you meet the basic criteria above and would like to express an interest in participating in a BNG scheme please get in touch using the ‘Contact’ form or sending an email to

The following information will help us in assessing your land holding and its suitability to deliver BNG:

Please get in touch to discuss how we can help.

Next steps
The fund is currently under design and establishment.

Rachel Lenane, GNCF Project Manager

Oxstalls Campus, Oxstalls Lane Longlevens, Gloucester, England  GL2 9HW

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