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Community and Integrated Development

23 March 2021

CLÁR 2021 - Open For Applications

The CLÁR funding scheme is a targeted investment programme for rural areas that aims to provide funding for small infrastructural projects in areas that experience disadvantage.   

Funding is available for the following measures: 

  • Measure 1    Support for Schools/Community Safety
  • Measure 2    Outdoor Community Recreation Facilities
  • Measure 3    Community Wellbeing Measures
    a. Community Gardens & Allotments  
    b. Mobility and Cancer Care Transport
  • CLÁR Innovation Measure 

Expressions of Interest are invited under Measures1, 2 and 3(a)  to Mayo County Council  (Scheme outline & EOI Form linked below). Closing Date for Receipt of Expressions of Interest under these Measures is 14th April 2021

Note: Up to 10 project applications in total, between Measures 1 and 2, and up to 3 project applications in total under Measure 3(a), may be selected by the Local Authority for onward submission to the Department for its consideration.

Measure 3 (b) application form and the Expressions of Interest for the CLÁR Innovation Measure must be submitted directly to the Department of Rural and Community Development. (Scheme outlines and relevant application procedure below)

Closing date for receipt of Measure 3(b) applications to the Department is Friday 7th May, 2021. 

Closing date for receipt of the CLÁR Innovation Measure Expressions of Interest to the Department is Friday 21st May, 2021. 

Measures 1, 2 & 3 (a)

Scheme Outline

To apply, please complete the Expression of Interest Form at this link

Measure 3 (b) - Application directly to Department of Rural and Community Development

Scheme Outline

Application Form

CLÁR Innovation Measure

Scheme Outline

Expression of Interest Form

Map of CLÁR Area

Please refer any queries to the Community & Integrated Development Section, Mayo County Council on 094 9064660 or

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