Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2020

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2020 - Provisional Award of Funding

Louth County Council is pleased to announce the following structures have been successful and have secured provisional funding under the above grant aided scheme.

Ref No. Projects Funding allocated
1Bellews Castle, Castletown, Dundalk, Co. Louth€11,322.00
2Mooremount Thatch, Mooremount, Dunleer, Co. Louth €7,650.00
3Former Presbyterian Church, The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Palace St., Drogheda €8,525.00
4Belview Thatch, Carstown, Termonfeckin €10,500.00
518, Irish Street, Ardee, Co. Louth €15,000.00
613 St. Mary’s Terrace, Dublin Road, Drogheda, Co. Louth €15,000.00
732, St. Laurences St., Drogheda €10,801.00

Successful applicants must satisfy the Terms and Conditions outlined in Circular BHIS20/1

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2020

Louth County Council are pleased to announce that the above conservation grant scheme is now open.

This scheme, officially launched on 14 November 2019 by the Minister, seeks to encourage the leveraging of private capital to invest in a number of small-scale, labour-intensive projects to repair and conserve structures protected under the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and in certain cases, for the conservation of structures within Architectural Conservation Areas, and to support the employment of skilled and experienced conservation professionals, craft workers and tradespeople.

Applications in respect of the conservation grant scheme will be accepted until 4pm on Monday 27th January 2020

Please refer to the following links for further details on the scheme:

BHIS Circular 2020

BHIS Application Form 2020.pdf

BHIS Application Form 2020.docx

Traditional Building, Conservation Skill & Trades Register.pdf