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

What is the business support?

This programme provides support in the following areas:

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


Projects must be based in the CAZ area. Plese see the website and check your postcode.

What could it do for your business?

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

Who runs it?

The Coastal Action Zone (CAZ) LEADER Group is one of 87 Local Action Groups who are part of the Rural Development Programme for England. A European Union initiative delivered through Defra. Lincolnshire County Council and East Lindsey District Council also contribute financially to the programme.

How to find out more


Contact Information:

Jo Finlow
Sheila Whittle

Lincoln County Offices
13 The Avenue

Telephone numbers:
01522 550636 - Jo Finlow
01522 550642 - Sheila Whittle
07827 083405 - Jo Finlow