Bales of fun in Angus


Cattle in a field at Kinnordy


House of Dun Gardens


Monikie Country Park


Spring at Crombie Reservoir


Montrose Basin


Reekie Linn


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

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24 January 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 Scottish National Rural Network's post.Friday, December 1st, 2017 at 3:03am
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader Programme added 8 new photos.Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 3:20am
Progress Photos from the Friockheim Community Hub work has fairly started here. Friockheim Community Hub was our First Awarded Project in the Programme 2014-2020
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader Programme added 4 new photos — at Angus College.Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 11:20pm
Here at the Angus Litter Summit which was fully funded by us . Interesting talks from Graeme Dey MSP and Cath Wilson from Zero waste Scotland learning about the impact of littering on the environment and society and how there is not enough being done to combat littering as it’s getting worse not better !

Angus LEADER Map

Explore the Angus LEADER area of operation