***** OLDC NEWS ARCHIVE ITEM........... PUBLISHED February 2017 *****

Offaly Local Community Development Committee is the Local Action Group responsible for the Rural Development Programme (LEADER) 2014 – 2020. OLDC is the implementing partner delivering the Rural Development Programme (LEADER) 2014 – 2020 in Offaly on behalf of Offaly Local Community Development Committee.

A call for applications for funding under the following themes is now open:


Call for applications for Community Planning

Call for applications for Community Planning opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 31st March 2017. Please note the 24th February 2017 is the deadline for submission of an Expression of Interest form to be included in this call. 

Full details on the call for applications for Community Planning can be downloaded here.
Download Expression of Interest form here.  


Call for applications for Community Walking Tracks

Call for applications for Community Walking Tracks opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 28th April 2017. Please note the 24th February 2017 is the deadline for Expression of Interest forms to be included in this call.

Full details on the call for applications for Community Walking Tracks can be downloaded here
Download Expression of Interest for here.


Call for applications for Social Enterprise Development Support

Call for applications for Social Enterprise Development Support opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 30th June 2017. Please note the 24th February 2017 is the deadline for Expression of Interest forms to be included in this call.

Full details on the call for applications for Social Enterprise Development Support can be downloaded here.
Download Expression of Interest form here.

Call for applications for Community Playgrounds

Call for applications for Community Playgrounds opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 31st August 2017. Please note the 24th February 2017 is the deadline for Expression of Interest forms to be included in this call.

Full details on the call for applications for Community Playgrounds can be downloaded here. 
Download Expression of Interest form here. 

Call for applications for Innovative Tourism Accommodation

Call for applications for Innovative Tourism Accommodation opened on 3rd February 2017 and will close on 31st August 2017. Please note the 24th February 2017 is the deadline for Expression of Interest forms to be included in this call.

Full details on the call for applications for Innovative Tourism Accommodation can be downloaded here.
Download Expression of Interest form here.



OLDC LEADER team members will assist in any way they can to make the application process as straight forward as possible. For any queries, contact any member of the LEADER team on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 057 9322 850.

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