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CLÁR Funding 2022

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CLÁR Funding Scheme 2022


CLÁR(Ceantair Laga Árd-Riachtanais) provides funding for small scale infrastructural projects in rural areas that have suffered significant levels of population decline. The aim of CLÁR is to support the sustainable development of identified CLÁR areas with the aim of attracting people to live and work there.


The CLÁR funding scheme is a targeted investment programme and aims to provide funding for small infrastructural projects in designated CLÁR rural areas that experience disadvantage.


The CLÁR Funding Scheme 2022 is available for the following measures: 


Measure 1    Developing Community Facilities & Amenities

Measure 2    Mobility, Cancer Care and Community First Responders Transport

Measure 3  ‘Our Islands’



CLAR - County Map of Donegal



How to Apply 



Expressions of Interests to Measure 1 Developing Community Facilities & Amenities are to be submitted to Local Authorities, details of which are available at:


CLÁR 2022 - Measure 1 Scheme Outline Developing Community Facilities & Amenities

CLÁR 2022 Measure 1 Expression of Interest


 Irish Version of the forms will be uploaded as soon as they are available.


Expressions of Interest for Measure 1Developing Community Facilities & Amenities are to be submitted to Donegal County Council before 12noon on Tuesday 5th April 2022


Expressions of Interest for Measures 1 must be submitted on-line to [email protected]


Note: Up to 15 project applications in total under Measure 1 may be selected by the Local Authority for onward submission to the Department and for their informed consideration.



Please Note:


Applications to Measure 2 and Measure 3 must be submitted directly to the Department of Rural and Community Development.


See details below:


CLÁR 2022 - Measure 2 Scheme Outline - Mobility, Cancer Care and Community First Responders Transport 

CLÁR 2022 - Measure 2 Application Form



CLÁR 2022 - Measure 3 Scheme Outline 'Our Isands'

CLÁR 2022 - Measure 3 Application Form






Closing date for receipt of Expressions of Interests to Donegal County Council

Before 12noon on Tuesday 5th April 2022




Expressions of Interest received after this deadline will not be considered