Welcome to Tourism NI Financial Assistance Portal

Tourism NI,  under Article 11 of the Tourism (Northern Ireland) Order 1992, is empowered to provide selective financial assistance through the Tourism Development Scheme (TDS). Tourism NI does this through a number of different schemes:

Tourist Industry Scheme

Events Funding Programme

 Tourist Industry Scheme

The call for Expressions of Interest for the Experience Development Programme 2020-21 is now closed. 

Should your proposed project, submitted via an Expression of Interest,  be deemed eligible by the Capital Funding team, you will be given access to the full application form. This should be completed by no later than 25 September 2020 at 3pm. 

After Logging in

Please select the 'Application Portal' tab at the top of the screen and scroll down to the bottom of the screen to select 'Start' to begin your Expression of Interest.

Returning to a Form you have already started

To finish completing a form that you have already started work on. Please log in, then select the 'Application Portal' tab at the top of the screen, scroll down to find your form and click 'Resume'. 


Tourism Events Funding

There are currently no calls open for the Tourism Event Funding Programme, please contact: eventsunit@tourismni.com

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Register to apply

To apply for a Funding Programme, you must register your details here.

If you have already registered, please log in below.


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+44 (0) 28 9592 6340 for the Tourism Industry Scheme

+44 (0) 28 9044 1676 for Events Funding


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