Whatever the surface areas involved, installations, enlargements, etc, in case of lack of professional qualifications
Professional qualification criteria (articles R 331-01 to R 331-4 of the Rural Code): Certificates: BEPA or BPA or equivalent.
Or professional experience:
- 5 years experience of a farm with a surface area >= Reference Unit (U.R.), within the previous 15 years,as a farmer, family assistant, farm partner, agricultural employee or assistant
- 3 years experience for holders of the B.A.A.