National Connected Hubs Call

National Connected Hubs Call

The Department of Rural and Community Development have launched the Connected Hubs Call with the primary objective of supporting and complementing the development of a National Hub Network, which is a key action of the Rural Development Policy – Our Rural Future and the National Remote Working Strategy – Making Remote Work.

The call aims to add additional capacity to the existing remote working infrastructure in Ireland by upgrading existing hubs and Broadband Connection Points (BCPs), while continuing to support COVID-19 measures.

All information including the Scheme Outline, FAQ document and Application Forms are available at :

Applicants are asked to register their intention to apply for this scheme by email to by the 28th of May 2021.

The closing date for applications is 17th June 2021.

All queries should be addressed to