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Mayo County Council Community Funding Schemes

Mayo Local Community Development Committee (LCDC), working with Mayo County Council, on behalf of the Department of Rural and Community Development, invites applications for the Community Activities Fund 2021.

 Please find HERE the Guidelines and Application Form for the Community Activities Fund under the Community Enhancement Programme.  For further information, the link is   Applications can be made to the Mayo LCDC by 3pm Wednesday February 2nd 2022.


Mayo County Council (MCC) recognises that in the administration of Community Grants and subsidies they are provided with a strategic opportunity to work in partnership with community groups, organisations and individuals to strengthen community capacity and to create a more liveable and inclusive county.

The downloadable leaflet below summarises several schemes that are available to community groups through Mayo County Council from a variety of national and local sources.

These include:

  • Municipal Districts (Discretionary Funding)
  • Members allocation
  • Town and Village Renewal    
  • Clár Funding
  • Community Enhancement Programme        
  • Tourism Grants          
  • Sports Grants 
  • Arts Acts Grants        
  • Other Arts Supports  
  • Environment Grants  
  • Environment Campaigns       
  • Healthy Ireland Fund 
  • Creative Ireland         
  • LEADER Rural Development Programme      
  • For LEADER Developmental support
  • Marine/ Costal Communities
  • National Communities Day   
  • Digital Innovation Grants      
  • Heritage Grants Summary     
  • Heritage Grants individual Schemes 

Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact council staff and other key organisations when planning projects. Staff can help and advise (subject to resources) in a range of planning and project management matters.

Contact details in relation to each scheme are available under scheme details in Section 3 of the leaflet.

To download the leaflet please see HERE

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