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Step one – Download the funding call, then Contact the PEAT Team to discuss your idea and eligibility.

Step two – Complete an Outline Application (see below).  A member of the PEAT Project Team will be on hand to work with you to discuss your application, and support you through the process.

Step three – Submit your application for consideration at the next LAG meeting.  Applications will need to be received no later than 14 days prior to a LAG meeting, in order to be considered at the next available LAG meeting.  The Local Action Group meets on the following dates;

  • 13th February 2020
  • 9th April 2020
  • 21st May 2020
  • 2nd July
  • 24th September
  • 5th November

Applicants successful at the outline application stage will be invited to complete a full application.  The PEAT Project team will once again be on hand to support applicants through the process.  Please note, that success at the outline application stage does not constitute an offer of a grant.  

Who can apply?
Applications are welcomed from formally constituted organisations.  This includes, but is not limited to; Voluntary & Community Sector Organisations; Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises; Community Interest Companies; Registered Charities; Companies Limited by Guarantee;, Companies Limited by Shares; Parish or Town Councils; Local Authorities; Higher and Further Education establishments 

Applicants are expected to deliver interventions that will benefit individuals who reside within the project areas. Please refer to the postcode checker on the AREAS COVERED page to ensure fit.  Although applicants are expected to deliver the interventions within the eligible CLLD areas, Projects outside the project area will be considered where they can evidence that beneficiaries will reside within the project area, as well as providing a reasonable rationale as to why delivery outside the area is relevant.  

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PEAT Project Objectives

Our Local Development Strategy sets out five Objectives that will help us achieve our overall aims and goals;

objective 1

Objective 5 ERDF

Funding Call Summary

The PEAT CLLD Programme is encouraging applications for projects that bring new and previously innovative solutions to long term issues identified in the PEAT Local Development Strategy by funding a number of different ideas/concepts through a test and learn principle. Objective 5 is an Innovative Solutions Fund that will deliver a variety of programmes and comprises funding from the European Regional Development Fund.




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Want to know more about PEAT?

We'd love to talk to you about the programme, and are always happy to discuss your project ideas.  Feel free to contact us at, use the enquiry form or call us on the number below. 

Call 01924 302323