The Agricultural Land Tribunal for Wales (ALT Wales) is an independent tribunal that has been set up to resolve certain disputes relating to agricultural holdings.

We deal with disputes to do with:

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic – the Tribunal has very limited, or no access, to items delivered by post. Please can you ensure that any documents (including applications forms and written submissions) that are required by the Tribunal are sent by e-mail to:

The Tribunal will not be listing any hearings until June 2020 at the earliest, when the situation will be reviewed.

Land drainage

Land drainage

  • Restoration or improvement of ditches
Tenancy agreements

Tenancy agreements

  • Notice to quit a holding
  • Succession on death
  • Succession on retirement
Agricultural applications

Agricultural applications

  • Bad husbandry
  • Burning of heather or grass
  • Fixed equipment
  • Long-term improvements
  • Market garden

Our background

The ALT Wales, its members and decisions are independent of Government. Administrative support and funding for the tribunal is provided by the Welsh Government.

Please contact us if you have any questions or cannot find what you are looking for.

Site visits

The tribunal may, and usually will, visit and inspect land owned and occupied by any party or relevant to proceedings before it.