Fisheries Local Area Development Scheme

Fisheries Local Area Development Scheme
Apply for grant assistance to promote the sustainable development and improve the quality of life in your fisheries dependant areas.

Who’s eligible?
Qualifying organisations include:

  • Registered co-operatives
  • Producer organisations
  • Associations
  • Voluntary and community groups
  • Private companies and individuals with a link to the seafood sector
  • Other organisations with legal identity and recognised by the implementing authority

What’s funded?
Successful projects will address one or more of the following priorities:

  • Maintain and support jobs
  • Add value to fisheries and aquaculture products
  • Support diversification
  • Support economic and social restructuring of areas facing difficulties as a result of changes in the fisheries sector
  • Enhance economic and social prosperity
  • Promote the quality of the coastal environment

For further details on what’s funded see: