Bales of fun in Angus


Cattle in a field at Kinnordy


House of Dun Gardens


Monikie Country Park


Montrose Basin


Reekie Linn


View from Bridge of Dun


LEADER is a European rural development programme which aims to improve the quality of life and prosperity in rural communities through locally driven initiatives and projects.

Angus has an allocation of over £2 million for projects in rural Angus.

More about Angus LEADER Programme
Leader Area Map

Leader Area Map

Click to view detailed map


25 April 2018

How to Apply

Everything you need to know about the application process, criteria for acceptance and the process in each stage. 

Local Action Group

How the LAG works plus Summary of Local Development Strategy with links to full documents including Business Plans

LEADER Projects

Take a moment to browse through some case studies from previous LEADER projects.

Got an idea for a project…

What Are You Waiting For?

Check your eligibility on the map and…
Contact our teamContact our team

Watch this short video showcasing some of the projects funded from the 2007 – 13 Scottish LEADER programme.

Angus LEADER Social

Up to date news from the Angus LEADER social network

Angus Leader Programme

European funding for rural development projects in rural Angus.
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader Programme shared Young Scot's photo.Friday, March 23rd, 2018 at 3:25am
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader ProgrammeFriday, March 23rd, 2018 at 3:08am
How losing LEADER Funding will devastate
rural Scotland by Mairi Gougeon MSP.
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader Programme shared Scottish Rural Action's post.Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 5:37am

Angus LEADER Map

Explore the Angus LEADER area of operation