If you can answer yes to the following questions, you may well be eligible to submit an outline application for LEADER funding.
These costs are ineligible for all priorities:
Buildings, land and equipment costs:
Business running costs:
Agricultural business costs:
1Purchase of buildings for community use may be eligible. In these cases, the purchase of the land on which the building stands may also be eligible, but the cost of the land cannot be more than 10% of the total project costs. Please talk to the LAG before submitting an EOI if your project involves the purchase of a building for community use.
2Some limited salary costs or running costs MAY be eligible in limited and specific circumstances. Eligibility of these costs will be considered on a case by case basis and will only be considered where the need is clear and linked to supporting rural jobs and growth. Please talk to the LAG before submitting an EOI if your project involves any salary costs or running costs.
Some priorities also have ineligible costs
Please check if the priority areas you wish to apply to has any further restrictions.
You can see what costs each priority specifically deems ineligibly by reading the priority information here.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.