Dublin Rural LEADER has announced a targeted call by Dublin Rural LEADER (DRL) for tourism applications under the LEADER Rural Development programme 2014-2020. Applications are invited for funding for development and support of Dublin Rural unique tourism experience through strategic planning/clustering and destination development and marketing to capitalise on Failte Ireland’s – Dublin, a breath of fresh air.

This call will offer support for study and strategic planning in the area of destination development and cluster marketing/networks across the operational region ensuring the maximum tourism potentials of the brand is achieved across the various Unique Selling P Points (USP) throughout the operational area.

James Masterson Rural Development Officer with Dublin Rural LEADER noted that Cluster marketing and networking approaches will assist in identifying and developing new and exciting tourism product and destinations maximising the landscape and heritage of rural Dublin in both the Dublin Mountains and the scenic coastline and heritage towns and villages.

An expression of interest can be downloaded here this is the first step in the application process. Alternatively you can call the office on (01) 807 4282 and ask to speak to a Development Officer who will assist you with any queries or email to Info@dublinruralleader.ie.