The NFU promotes a balanced approach to wildlife management in the countryside.
We regularly meet with Natural England to influence their approach. The NFU performs a crucial role in Brussels and Whitehall advising and lobbying MPs and MEPs and influencing legislation on areas that matter to our members.
Following a consultation on licensing of European Protected Species Defra have approved four new policies. The NFU supported changes to the policies to smooth the process for businesses that require a wildlife licence, saving time and money