Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme (SICAP)
The Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme (SICAP) was initiated in 2015. It replaces the Local Community Development Programme. The Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government The Department is the lead and funding department for SICAP, including in respect of ESF co-funding and the YEI special allocation. The Local Authority is a party to the contract with the Programme Implementer.It administers the SICAP bank account and issues payments to the Programme Implementer, subject to the approval of the LCDC. GRD is the Programme Implementer carrying out the SICAP Action/Annual Plan and reporting directly to the LCDC on actions, targets and financial reporting.