Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme 2021

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OUTDOOR RECREATION INFRASTRUCTURE SCHEME 2021

Expressions of Interest - Measure 1

 

The Department of Rural and Community Development have announced details of the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme (ORIS) which provides funding for the development of outdoor recreational infrastructure.

 

This scheme helps to make use of the resources of the countryside that contribute to healthy active lifestyles. It supports the economic and tourism potential of the area for both local communities and tourist visitors alike.

 

The aim of this scheme is to fund:

  • extensions and repair of trails, walkways, Cycleways and Blueways
  • improved access to leisure or recreational facilities
  • development of outdoor recreational infrastructure

Expressions of Interest are now being invited by Roscommon County Council for

Measure 1: small-scale maintenance/promotional and marketing projects to include grant aid amounts of up to €20,000

 

This is competitive process and a maximum of 7 applications in total will be chosen as submissions by Roscommon County Council, with the maximum level of funding for any individual project of €20,000 and grant-funding is at a rate of 90% of total project costs.

 

Full Terms & Conditions of the scheme and application forms are available on the following links:

EOI OUTDOOR RECREATION INFRASTRUCTURE SCHEME 2021.docx (size 135.4 KB)

 OUTDOOR RECREATION INFRASTRUCTURE SCHEME 2021.docx (size 146.4 KB)

 

Closing date for receipt of fully completed Expressions of Interest Forms for Measures 1 by email only and in Microsoft Word Format to edowd@roscommoncoco.ie 

is 5pm on Thursday, 27th May 2021

Late submissions will not be considered.

Majella Hunt

Director of Services

Community & Enterprise

Roscommon County Council