Heritage and Conservation

Architectural Heritage Fund “Stitch In Time Grant”

Heritage and Conservation

Level of Funding : Minimum €100 -  Maximum €2,500

Fingal County Council operates a fund out of its own budget for minor repair/maintenance works or restoration of features to Protected Structures and historic buildings of merit in Architectural Conservation Areas.  Generally the works cost under €5,000.  The Stitch in Time Grant also allows for applications for funding towards Conservation Reports such as condition reports, surveys, method statements and specifications.  An experienced conservation professional with proven and appropriate conservation expertise must be engaged to carry out the conservation reports.  See the leaflet below for details on what is covered by this scheme and the Application Form is available to download

Stitch in Time 2024 Application Form

Stitch in Time Grant Information Sheet

CLOSING DATE: It is asked that applications be submitted to Fingal County Council by 5pm FRIDAY 19TH JANUARY 2024 to correspond with the closing dates for BHIS and HSF schemes.  However, the scheme will remain open to applications until the total budget is spent so check with the Conservation Officer if monies are still available.  Approvals will begin to issue from mid-February onwards.  Application forms along with relevant supplementary material should be emailed to    [email protected]    in either Word or pdf format.  The size of the email with all attachments should not exceed 15MB.