Welcome to the  Highland LEADER Programme website

Please be advised that the Highland LEADER Programme is currently not accepting any new expressions of interest for farm diversification/rural enterprise projects at this time.  There is currently a high volume of applications being progressed through the system with limited funds available.  

This position will be reviewed following the LAG meeting on 31st October 2018 and should there be any change or if further funding becomes available at a later date then this will be publicised on the Highland LEADER website.

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