Kestevens Action Zone - LEADER funding from the Rural Development Programme for England (Free)

What is the business support?

This programme provides grant support in the following areas:

  • Support for increasing Farm Productivity
  • Support for micro and small enterprises and farm diversification
  • Support for Rural Tourism
  • Support for cultural and heritage activity
  • Provision of Rural Services

Restrictions

Projects must based be in the Kestevens area. This covers the areas North and South Kesteven.

Please see http://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/funding for more information.

What could it do for your business?

Support and grant funding to realise a project in your area, which could include the construction or expansion of premises, purchase of capital equipment, the provision of facilities and/or services.

Who runs it?

The Kestevens is part of a Local Action Group, one of 87 Local Action Groups bidding for funding from the Rural Development Programme for England, a European Union initiative delivered through Defra.  A local grant fund will open in 2015. Lincolnshire County Council also contribute financially to the programme.

How to find out more

Contact Information:

Contact:
Sheila Whittle

Email:
sheila.whittle@lincolnshire.gov.uk