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Town & Village Business Spruce Up Scheme

A new town and village business ‘spruce up’ scheme opens on Monday 19 August 2019. 

This scheme offers a discretionary grant for property owners/tenants, located within boundaries of the following towns and villages located in Mid Ulster District Council Area:-

Towns: 
Coalisland, Cookstown, Dungannon, Maghera and Magherafelt.
 
Village Settlements: 
Aghaginduff/Cabragh, Annaghmore, Ardboe, Augher, Aughnacloy Ballinderry, Ballygawley, Ballylifford, Ballynakilly, Ballyronan, Bellaghy, Benburb, Brockagh/Mountjoy, Caledon, Cappagh, Castledawson, Castlecaulfield, Churchtown, Clady, Clogher, Coagh, Creagh, Desertmartin, Donaghmore, Draperstown, Drummullan, Edendork, Eglish, Fivemiletown, Galbally, Granville, Gulladuff, Killyman, Moneymore, Moortown, Moy, Moygashel, Newmills, Orritor, Pomeroy, Sandholes, Stewartstown, Swatragh, Tamnamore, The Bush, The Loup, The Rock, Tobermore and Upperlands.
 
The discretionary grant will offer up to 75% of eligible costs, capped at £5,000 per property for minor external and/or internal improvements and repairs.

Please note that the inclusion of a building within the scheme boundaries does not give automatic entitlement to a grant as this is a competitive process and limited funds are available.

To be eligible to apply, property owners/tenants should be:
  • Located within the boundaries of one of the above named towns or villages
  • A commercial property including:
  • Shops (hairdressers, beauty salons, dry cleaners, clothing retailer, etc)
  • Financial and professional services (estate agents, insurance companies etc)
  • Restaurants, public houses, cafes and food takeaways
  • A vacant commercial premises
To find out more about the scheme or to get advice/assistance on completing an application form, drop into one of the below business clinics:
Date Time Venue Location

27 August

10am -1pm

Kilcronaghan Centre

Tobermore

27 August

2pm - 5pm

Seamus Heaney HomePlace

Bellaghy

28 August

10am - 1pm

Aughnacloy Youth Hall

Aughnacloy

28 August

2pm - 5pm

Hill of The O’Neill &
Ranfurly House

Dungannon

29 August

10am - 1pm

Ballygawley Community Hall

Ballygawley

29 August

2pm - 5pm

The Torrent Complex

Donaghmore

3 September

10am - 1pm

Cornmill Centre

Coalisland

3 September

2pm - 5pm

Crieve Centre

Stewartstown

4 September

10am - 1pm

Moneymore Recreation Centre

Moneymore

4 September

2pm - 5pm

Walsh’s Hotel

Maghera

5 September

10am - 1pm

The Burnavon

Cookstown

5 September

2pm - 5pm

The Bridewell

Magherafelt

Applications for the scheme close at 4pm on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

For more information contact us on 03000 132 132 or email business@midulstercouncil.org

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