29 Jul 2020

Local Council Rural Business Development Grant Scheme Announced

Local councils across Northern Ireland have announced a new Rural Business Development Grant scheme under the Tackling Rural Poverty and Social Isolation Programme (TRPSI) which will open for applications on Monday 3 August 2020.

The new programme is designed to support the sustainability and development of micro rural businesses across Northern Ireland by providing a small capital grant. It is funded by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) and administered and managed by the 11 Councils across Northern Ireland.

For information about this through your local council visit their website below.

Antrim & Newtownabbey Borough Council

Ards & North Down Borough Council

Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council

Belfast City Council

Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council

Derry & Strabane District Council

Fermanagh & Omagh District Council

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council

Mid & East Antrim Borough Council

Mid Ulster District Council

Newry, Mourne & Down District Council