LEADER 2014 - 2020

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:


LEADER Application Handbook:

Download here:


Updated Public Procurement information for LEADER projects:

Revised Procurement Requirements LEADER


Calls for applications:

The first round of capital funding calls for Tourism Products, Enterprise, Community Facilities and Youth Facilities and Services are closed.

The second round of funding calls for these actions will re open in late 2017 and early 2018. If you have a project idea please complete an EOI using the online facility at the top of this page.


LEADER programme details:

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: