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Developing our Tourism Product


Donegal County Council delivers a number of schemes supporting the development of the tourism sector in Donegal.


(Click titles below for futher information and application forms)


Caravan, Camping, Campervan and Motorhome Facilities Grant Scheme 2022 


As a result of recommendtions set out in the KPMG Future Analytics Report into the Caravan and camping sector in Donegal , Donegal County Council will now provide financial support via the Caravan, Camping, Campervan and Motorhome Facilities Grant Scheme 2022 for businesses to increase the number of overnight accommodation facilities for this sector in locations currently underserved in the county.

The application process for Private Sector Business opens on 29th April 2022 and closes on 30th May 2022.

It is proposed that a further call for applications from community-based groups will open in early June 2022.


Application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 4pm Monday 30 May 2022.


The report into the Caravan and Camping Sector in Donegal can be viewed here : Caravan, Camping, Campervan and Motorhome Sector Study


Minor Tourism Related Works Grant Scheme 2022 

Donegal County Council is inviting community groups to apply for funding under the Minor Tourism Related Works Grant Scheme 2022. This scheme will fund works that will enhance tourism product offering in various locations in the county including for example signage, improved access to popular visitor sites and attractions such as waterfalls, heritage sites, historic graveyards*, scenic spots, picnic areas, beaches etc.



Application Deadline – all applications to be submitted to [email protected] by 4pm on Monday 6th June 2022.




 Donegal Regional Festivals and Participative Events Funding 2022


Donegal County Council is inviting applications for funding under the Regional Festivals & Participative Events Programme.  This Programme aims to support festivals and participative events that will drive domestic tourism and help to improve the visitor experience.


Call for applications is now closed.



Donegal Local Live Performance Programming Support Scheme (LLPPSS) 2022


Donegal County Council invites applications from experienced Producer/Promoters, Festival Organisers, Town and Village, Tourism and Community Representative Groups, Venues, Artists or Artists Groups for support towards the presentation Live Performance Events being held in the County, up to 30th June 2022.


This project is funded by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media through Live Performance Support Scheme 2022.


This scheme is now closed.


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