The Loughs Agency have formally announced the opening of their 2016 Sustainable Development Fund Programme commencing on 25th January 2016. The Agency is encouraging applications from the public, private, community and voluntary sectors for financial assistance to support angling development, conservation and protection of fisheries and marine tourism in the Foyle and Carlingford catchments.

Grant aid at a rate of 75% up to £7,500.00 is available for eligible development projects with a further grant of up to £1,000.00 accessible for events and festivals

The closing date for applications is 4:00pm Monday 29th February 2016.

Application forms are available by download from links below or by application to Loughs Agency. Application is solely by submission of the official application form by email or postal delivery or hand delivery to the Loughs Agency headquarters building. Please note that the Agency accepts no responsibility for misdirected, delayed or lost applications (electronic or otherwise).

Check out their website on http://www.loughs-agency.org/about-us/grants/