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Grants Schemes in Cork City

The Planning and Development Directorate runs a number of grants schemes to contribute to the conservation and enhancement of Cork's built environment and its heritage, including: 


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 before the end of 2014 following consultation with all six 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