Rural Development Programme Funding

The Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 is a 7 year investment programme supporting a wide range of activities through the following Schemes.

Rural Development Plan: money allocated, committed and spent:


Knowledge Transfer & Innovation Scheme 


European Innovation Partnership (EIP) Wales 

Sustainable Production Grant

Farm Business Grant 

Food Business Investment Scheme

Rural Business Investment Scheme - Food




Rural Community Development Fund

Co-operation & Supply Chain Development Scheme

This Welsh Government document provides guidance to the Wales LEADER Local Action Groups on how they can respond to Covid-19:




Sustainable Management Scheme

Timber Business Investment Scheme

Co-operative Forest Planning Scheme

Glastir Woodland Creation/Restoration/Management

Tourism Amenity Investment Support (TAIS) 

Micro Small Business Fund (MSBF)

Tourism Product Innovation Fund (TPIF)

Regional Tourism Engagement Fund (RTEF)