How to register Direct aids according to Article 69 of the Council Regulation no. 1782/2003?
According to Article 69, Member States may retain up to 10 % of the component of national ceilings to finance new premiums to improve environment and/or quality of products. Those subsidies are to be recorded only in table J as follows:
J800 Direct aids to agricultural production methods designed to protect the environment, maintain the countryside or improve animal welfare,
J840 Direct aids to agricultural production methods designed to improve the quality of agricultural products.