The final decision rests with the Local Area Group. After evaluation, the project application will be sent to the LAG for approval. They will take on board the recommendations of the evaluation committee but ultimately the LAG has final say on what projects are funded.

Once a decision has been made, a Rural Development Officer will be in touch with you about the next steps.

Continue onto Step 6 – Completion

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