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Historic Structures Fund (Previously Structures at Risk Fund) 2019


Historic Structures Fund (Previously Structures at Risk Fund) 2019

Historic Structures Fund (Previously Structures at Risk Fund) 2019

Funding for the Historic Structures Fund (HSF) is being made available as part of Investing in our Culture, Language and Heritage 2018-2027.

Galway City Council in conjunction with the Department of Culture, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht are inviting applications for the Historic Structures Fund 2019.

Total funding available nationally under the Historic Structures fund in 2019 will be €1,824,000 through the Department of Culture, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht.

The Historic Structures Fund will have two Streams:
• Stream 1 will offer grants from €15,000 up to €50,000 and is aimed at essential repairs and smaller capital works for the refurbishment and conservation of heritage structures (funding of up to €1m for 2019 under this Stream).
• Stream 2 will offer a small number of grants from €50,000 up to €200,000 for larger enhancement, refurbishment or reuse projects involving heritage structures, where a clear community or public benefit has been demonstrated (funding of up to €1m for 2019 under this Stream).

Works under this scheme must meet all statutory requirements including the need for planning permission where appropriate.
Full details of the scheme and application form are below or available at the Planning Office, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway. Tel. no. (091) 536473 and Email: planning@galwaycity.ie

Interested parties are invited to submit completed applications not later than Thursday 31st January 2018 (16:00hrs) to Caroline Phelan, Senior Planner, Planning Department, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway.

HSF 2019 Circular

HSF Application Form 2019