Conservation Grants

There are 3 conservation grants available through Cork City Council:

Built Heritage Investment Scheme

This grant scheme is to support the repair and conservation and repair of privately owned properties that are protected under the Planning and Development Act 2000.  Please note that the final date for receipt of Built Heritage Investment Scheme applications was 29th January 2021. 

Architectural Conservation Area Grant

This scheme is to assist the owners of eligible buildings in the historic areas of Cork City to undertake conservation and repair works necessary to secure their conservation e.g. repairs of windows, doors, roofs and chimneys, gutters, railings and shop fronts.  

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 4 pm on Friday, 4th June 2021.

Historic Structures Fund

This fund assists with works to safeguard historic structures in urgent need of repair to help prevent the loss or deterioration of Ireland’s architectural heritage.  It also supports owners/occupiers in their long-term commitment to securing the future of the architectural heritage.  Only structures or parts of structures in immediate danger of significant deterioration will qualify for consideration for funding.  Please note that the final date for receipt of Historic Structures Fund applications was 29th January 2021.