Renovation grants and loans are available to owner occupiers and tenants with a repairing responsibility to:
These may include:
The maximum amount available is £20,000 which is made up of a grant of up to £5,000 and an interest free loan of up to £15,000. Owners of park homes will only be eligible for up to £5,000 grant.
The £5,000 grant is not repayable. The loan element is repayable upon sale or transfer of the property. Local land charges will be applied.
These grants are subject to a financial assessment to determine the applicant's ability to contribute towards the cost of the works.
The property requiring the renovation grant and loan must be in Council tax band A - E. There will be no more than £5,000 grant in a three year period.
If you would like more information about this grant, contact our Private Sector Housing Team