Northern Lights, Kirriemuir


Lunan Bay


Northern Lights, Kingennie


Scurdie Ness Lighthouse sunset


Sidlaw Hills, sunset


Scurdie Ness Lighthouse


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


26th April 2017

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 ProgrammeThursday, June 15th, 2017 at 2:08am
The national LEADER programme are holding an event at the Royal Highland Show next week, Friday 23rd June from 3pm to 4.30pm. Come along and find out more about funding opportunities for farms and small rural businesses.
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader ProgrammeFriday, June 9th, 2017 at 8:36pm
Next Thursday evening, Arbroath
Angus Leader Programme
Angus Leader Programme shared Voluntary Action Angus's post.Friday, June 2nd, 2017 at 11:19pm
Pop along to this free event to hear about some usefull info on funding opportunities

Angus LEADER Map

Explore the Angus LEADER area of operation