Tourism Grants

Ards and North Down Borough Council is inviting applications for financial assistance to tourism events delivered within the Ards and North Down Borough between 1 June 2021 to 31 March 2022. To be eligible for assistance under the Scheme, the event must have the potential to deliver economic benefits and strengthen the area’s credibility as a tourism destination.

The call for applications will open on MONDAY 11 JANUARY 2021 and will close at 12NOON on MONDAY 1 FEBRUARY 2021. Applications received after the closing deadline will not be accepted.

The Application Form, Guidance Notes and associated documents can be downloaded from the list below. Please ensure you read the Guidance Notes before completing an Application Form.

The Application Form should be completed and emailed together with any supporting documentation to

If email is not possible, please post to:

Tourism Event Grants,
Ards and North Down Borough Council,
Tourism Section,
Tower House,
34 Quay Street,
Bangor, BT20 5ED

Further information can be obtained by emailing

Application Forms will be available in other formats upon request. Please note that no guarantee of funding will be made by Ards and North Down Borough Council to any or all applications.