Sworders offer a wide variety of rural services, such as full management, including keeping accounts, negotiating contract farming agreements, farm business tenancies and dealing with the planning and development of key infrastructure. We are also well placed to deal with the acquisition and sale of rural property. We manage farms on behalf of, and give advice to, a variety of institutional and private clients and several of the Sworders’ Rural Practice Team have farming backgrounds.


Rural Sales
Rural Lettings
Property Management


Farms and Estate Management
Contract Farming Agreements
Basic Payment & Environmental Schemes
Sporting and Wildlife Management
Access and rights over land
Diversification & appraisal
Plans and Mapping


Renewable Energy
Architecture and Design


Planning and Development
Rural Housing
Change of Use
Individual and Replacement Dwellings
Agricultural and Equestrian Buildings
Listed and Historic Buildings


Development Agreements