An Expression of Interest form (EOI) is the first step in every potential LEADER application.

The EOI can be filled online here:

Expression of Interest Form


Download a printable version of the EOI here:


Calls For Applications:

Call for Area Based Community Planning Programme:

Full details and application form can be found here:

Area Based Community Planning Programme

Call for Rural Tourism Applications 2017

Full call details can be downloaded here:

Tourism Call Details

Timeline for Tourism Call for applications:                                           

Call opens September 15th 2017 – Call closes December 15th 2017

Deadline for Expression of Interest – October 2nd 2017


LEADER Application Handbook:

Download here:



To find out more about the objectives and actions of the LEADER programme you can download our brochure here:


These objectives and actions came about from an extensive consultation process in 2015 which formed the LEADER Local Development Strategy (LDS)

You can download the approved LDS here:


The Operating Rules for the LEADER programme can be found here: