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Grants Schemes in Cork City

Current grant schemes contributing to the protection and enhancement of Cork's Built and Natural Heritage being administered by the Planning Policy team are listed below.  



The Grants for the DAHG funded Conservation of Protected Structures Grant Scheme has been superceded by the Built Heritage Jobs Leverage Scheme in 2014. The DAHG funded Structures at Risk Fund is being run in 2015.


Tax Incentives Schemes

City Living Initiative

The Department of Finance are developing a new tax incentive scheme to encourage investment in historic buildings dating from pre-1915. If you have any queries on this scheme please email: The City Council understands that the scheme will be launched in early 2015 following consultation with all six urban City Councils in Ireland and EU approval of the scheme. It is anticipated that the scheme will run for a period of 5 years. Please click on the link for more information..

Living Cities Initiative Update