The LEADER element of the Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 focuses on improving all aspects of social and economic life in rural areas e.g. community, enterprise, heritage, culture, tourism, food, energy, environment etc.
North Tipperary LEADER Partnership and South Tipperary Development CLG, on behalf of Tipperary Local Community Development Committee, are currently seeking Expressions of Interest from individuals, businesses, farm families, not for profit groups, and any other interested parties under the following project categories –
- Rural Tourism
- Farm Diversification
- Social Enterprise
- Enterprise (subject to specific criteria)
- Renewable Energy
- Research and Technical Assistance
Please contact one of our Rural Development Programme Officers on (067) – 56676 (NTLP) or (052) – 7442652 or www.stdc.ie/rural-development-programme (STDC) for further information.
Public Information Meetings detailing the schedule for rolling and time-bound calls for all RDP Themes including Economic Development, Enterprise and Job Creation, Social Inclusion and Rural Environment will take place on the following dates:
Clonmel: 10/10/2016 @ 7.30 p.m., Clonmel Park Hotel
Thurles: 12/10/2016 @ 7.00 p.m., Cabragh Wetlands Holycross, Thurles
Nenagh: 13/10/2016 @ 7 p.m. Kilcolman Community Centre, Kilcolman, Nenagh
Carrick On Suir: 17/10/2016 @ 7.30 p.m., Nano Nagle Centre
Tipperary Town: 18/10/2016 @ 7.30 p.m., Knockanrawley Resource Centrec
Tipperary Local Community Development Committee (TLCDC), the LEADER Local Action Group for County Tipperary, is responsible for the management and oversight of the LEADER Element of the RDP 2014 -2020 in the county.
LEADER - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020
Call for Expressions of Interest