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:

Tourism Event Funding Programme 2020/21

International Tourism Events Fund will open for applications on 2 December 2019 at 10am and will close on 13 January 2020 at 12 noon. 

All applicants wishing to apply to the International Tourism Events Fund MUST meet with a member of the Tourism NI Events Team before starting an application. Please contact the team using the details below to arrange your meeting and discuss your event.

National Tourism Events Sponsorship Scheme will open for applications in January 2020, more information will follow.

For further information on the Tourism Event Funding Programme, please contact: eventsunit@tourismni.com

There are currently no calls open for the Tourism Development Scheme (Capital Build Development) or the Immersive Technology Programme. For further information, please contact tds@tourismni.com   

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+44 (0) 28 9044 1656 for Events Funding

+44 (0) 28 9044 1601 for the Immersive Technology Programme

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