An Expression of Interest form (EOI) is the first step in every potential LEADER application.
The EOI can be filled online here:
Download a printable version of the EOI here:
We are open for applications under the following headings.
Capital support for product development in the following:
Support to the following sectors:
Support for communities to provide infrastructure and services locally.
Support for small scale equipment to enhance access to broadband and broadband speed in rural areas.
Support for capital projects that increase community understanding, protect and enhance habitats, community biodiversity projects.
Support available to both test feasibility and where proven, install technology which utilities or produces renewable energy.
Updated Public Procurement information for LEADER projects:
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: