Mid and East Antrim Local Action Group (LAG) has been set up to manage and deliver the Northern Ireland Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 across Ballymena, Carrickfergus and Larne.
The LAG received £4.19m from the European Agriculture Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD), which is managed by the Department of Environment, Agriculture and Rural Affairs (DAERA).
The LAG seeks to:
The Programme will assist in the development of rural economies and create jobs in the Mid and East Antrim area. The funding is open to those people and organisations operating or living in the countryside or settlements with a population of less than 5000.
The Programme aims to:
Mid and East Antrim Local Action Group currently have up to £90,000 funding available for rural businesses.
Some examples of the types of project we can fund include:
We are currently accepting applications from:
Why not join us at one our next workshops to find out if your project is eligible and how to apply for the funding:
|Monday 19 February||
6.30pm – 8.30pm
|Tuesday 20 February||6.30pm - 8.30pm||Carrickfergus|
|Wednesday 21 February||
8.30am -10.30am6.30pm – 8.30pm
To find out more and to register for one of our workshops contact:
E: firstname.lastname@example.org or
T: 028 2563 3266