Measure 6.4 – Support for Investments in creation and development of non-agricultural activities

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30/09/2022 - 12:00

This sub-measure aims to support farmers to create and develop new econimic activities by investing in non-agricultural activities with the aim to increase their income and create occupational alternatives.

Grant is provided for diversification of agricultural into a non-agricultural activity undertaken in rural areas listed in Annex I to the Guidance Notes, or for non-agricultural rural business development in the following domains, identified in the Rural Development Programme (2014-2020): rural tourism activities or activities linked to territorial economic development, including rural accomodation, tourism service provision, catering, farm shops (non-Annex I products), restaurants, cafes, etc; processing and marketing of non-Annex I products (no matter the input); provision of services to all rural economic sectors, including agriculutre and forestry, or to the rural population; development of crafts and handicraft activities; IT activities, computer-based and electronic activities, e-commerce, etc.; creation/development of parks (wildlife, birds, etc); investments in leisure, recreational and sport activities.

All investments under this sub measure, whether on-farm or off-farm, shall materialise in a rural area as identified in Annex I of the guidance notes.  Other eligiblility conditions may be found on the guidance notes for the submission of applications.

The Managing Authority would like to notify that Measure 6.4 will remain open until 3rd September 2019. Unless otherwise notified, no applications will be accepted after this date.  

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Published On: 19/06/2019