LEADER Programme 2014-2020 – Enterprise Grants Available

Wexford Local Development is now seeking grant applications for funding under the LEADER Programme from niche enterprises operating in the following sectors:

  • General Enterprise
  • Food & Beverage Producers
  • Tourism Attractions
  • Craft / Creative Industries
  • Renewable Energy
  • Farm Diversification

The LEADER programme is specifically designed to encourage economic activity & job creation through the development of new and existing businesses in

County Wexford.  Micro and small (up to 50 employees) businesses can apply for up to €200,000.00 grant aid.


LEADER Grant Aid Rates & Supports


Grant aid % up to maximum Maximum Grant Minimum Grant
Capital & Marketing 50% €200,000.00 €1,250.00
Analysis & Development 75% €30,000.00 €1,250.00
Customised Training 100% €200,000.00 €1,250.00


To determine your eligibility for funding under the LEADER 2014-2020 Programme, please complete and submit an “Expression of Interest” form, download here Enterprise Applicants Expression of Interest Form 2018

For further information contact

Helena Dempsey

 T: 053 9155866

Email: hdempsey@wld.ie