Welcome to Making it Local!


£1.4m secured to award to projects in the Making it Local area!


The Making it Local, Local Action Group (LAG) is working with local people and businesses to develop opportunities for improving the rural economy and quality of life for people living and working in the area through a targeted grants programme called LEADER.

Our area is based on the parishes of the Blackdown Hills and East Devon AONBs and the surrounding gateway market towns.

Our overall aim is to use the outstanding environmental quality and local human potential as a ‘springboard’ for sustainable economic growth.

Do you have a project idea? Click on the steps below.

Full Application Deadline  Decision Making Meeting
15 February 2018 18 April 2018
15 April 2018 13 June 2018
15 June 2018 15 August 2018
15 August 2018 17 October 2018
15 October 2018 12 December 2018
15 December 2018 27 February 2019

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