Business Adaptation and Improvement Grant Scheme

Grant increased up to £2,500


Many businesses will need to adjust their properties in order to respond to the current impact and recovery of Covid-19.

Ards and North Down Borough Council has been awarded funding by the Department for Communities and the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs for the implementation of a Business Adaptation and Improvement Grant Scheme.

The Business Adaptation and Improvement Grant Scheme will provide financial assistance to businesses to carry out adjustments and improvements to their properties in order to assist them to continue to operate, improve their business and to ensure the health and safety of their employees and their customers in response to the current impact and recovery of Covid-19.

As of the 18 September 2020, the level of grant has increased up to £2,500 per business.

Active and customer facing businesses within the town centres, rural villages and small settlements of the Borough can apply.

Application Form and Guidance Notes can be downloaded below.

*The deadline for receipt of applications is 12noon on Friday 30 October 2020. Only fully completed application forms submitted with the required documentation will be considered on a first come first service basis until the available funding is allocated.