Marine Tourism Safety Scheme

Apply for grant funding to help improve the safety of your marine tourism vessels.

Who is Eligible Who is Eligible

Owners of licenced marine tourism vessels less than or equal to 15 metres in registered length overall which operate in Irish coastal waters.

What is Funded What is Funded

Both the purchase and installation of safety equipment may be funded by the scheme. The full list of items covered are listed here; these include things such as:

Amounts Granted Amounts Granted

How to Apply How to Apply

If you have a question in relation to the electronic application process please contact BIM on 01 214 4100.

For general information on BIM grant schemes contact your Regional Officer or email:


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Grant Assistance