The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has launched the 2022 Clár Scheme.
CLÁR (Ceantair Laga Árd Riachtanais) or Funding for Small-Scale Rural Projects is a targeted investment programme which provides funding for small-scale – infrastructural projects in rural areas that have suffered the greatest levels of population decline.
Please find maps relating to Clár areas here: CLÁR Funding Area Maps.
The Measures being funded under the 2022 CLÁR Programme are:
Measure 1: Developing Community Facilities & Amenities
Applications will only be accepted directly from Local Authorities under Measure 1.
Meath County Council is now seeking expressions of interest for Measure 1 projects which should be submitted by Wednesday 30th March 2022 to allow sufficient time to assess all EOI’s and prepare applications.
Measure 1 applications will only be accepted, on a prioritised basis, from Local Authorities with relevant application form and scheme details attached.
Please find CLAR Measure 1 documents below:
Measures 2 & 3:
The Measure 2 and 3 applications are being accepted directly by the Department in respect of Measures 2 and 3 via email to CLAR@drcd.gov.ie to assist groups and community organisations. .
Scheme outline and application forms of these measures are available below to download:
- Measure 2 scheme outline
- Measure 2 application form
- Measure 3 scheme outline
- Measure 3 application form