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Aquaculture sector support grant

Available: closed
Region: NI Only

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has announced a £360,000 emergency support package for Northern Ireland’s aquaculture sector.   

To help aquaculture businesses that have experienced a significant drop in sales as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and will assist producers of species such as oysters and trout.    

Support details   

  • Ÿ Grant payment  
  • Ÿ Covers a three month period from 1 March to 31 May 2020  
  • Ÿ Based on the income lost from sales of aquaculture products due to COVID-19  
  • Ÿ Average monthly sales over the past three years for each business will be used as the baseline.  

How to apply   

To be announced by DAERA

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