The SCEP is the Government’s primary vehicle for providing support to sports clubs and communities to develop sports infrastructure around the country. Clubs should note the programme the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme and has a greater emphasis on Equipment than before.

The first step in obtaining a grant is to register on the Department’s online system at Once registered, all applications must be made on the same website. The system will be open for applications from 11th December to 12th February, 2021

If your club is interested in applying for the current round of Sports Capital Equipment funding and has decided what to apply for, we would be interested in gathering some specific information to help offer some support over the next few months via a survey at this link.


2020 Guidelines Document and FAQ’s –

How to register on OSCAR – 

Hockey equipment ideas –  

POBAL deprivation index –

Scoring System and assessment procedures –

Clann Credo –