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The Rural Business Investment Scheme is opening again for Call 3 of applications.  General timelines for the Call are included along with the dates of the Information Sessions and mandatory Pre-application Funding Workshops.

Potential applicants are advised to submit an Expression of Interest to the Admin Unit to find out if their project is eligible under the Programme. 

You can download an Expression of Interest for the Rural Business Investment Scheme here 

Rural Business Investment Scheme- Call 3
Detail Scheduled Dates
Information Sessions 24th July- 3rd August 2017
Funding Workshops 5th-14th September 2017
Procurement Workshops 19th-22nd September 2017
Database opens for Applications 16th October 2017
Database closes for Applications 13th November 2017
Deadline for applicants to be informed End of March 2018


Rural Business Investment Scheme Information Sessions
 Location Date    Start Time
 Ballymoney   Tuesday 25th July 2017               2.00pm
 Limavady     Thursday 27th July 2017   5.00pm
 Ballycastle  Tuesday 1st August   2.00pm
 Coleraine  Thursday 3rd August 2017   10.00am


Rural Business Investment Scheme mandatory                                                       Pre-application Funding Workshops*

Location (Council Office) Date Start Time
Coleraine Tuesday 5th September 2017 2.00pm
Ballycastle Thursday 7th September 2017 5.00pm
Limavady Tuesday 12th September 2017 10.00am
Ballymoney Thursday 14th September 2017 4.00pm