DO you own a vacant or
Donegal County Council is holding events in Inishowen to
provide information on the supports available to
refurbish vacant and derelict properties. No
appointments are needed.
Drop into one of the events below to find out about the
supports that are available to help you with the
• Moville Resource Centre on Thursday, 28th September,
from 11am to 2pm.
• Carndonagh Public Services Centre on Thursday, 28th
September, from 3pm to 7pm.
• St. Mary’s Hall, Buncrana on Thursday, 5th October,
from 3pm to 7pm.
Supports available include:
• Vacant Property Refurbishment Grant Scheme
Grants up to €84,000 available to refurbish vacant and
derelict properties that have been vacant for two years
or more and will be the owner’s principle private
residence or made available to rent.
• Repair and Lease Scheme
Financial support of €80,000 per unit available to bring
vacant properties back into use to lease to Donegal
County Council for social housing in areas where there
is a need.
• Conservation Advice Grant Scheme – Expressions of
Expressions of interest can be made to help fund the
cost of having a conservation expert provide advice to
refurbish vacant traditional farmhouses that are
availing of the Vacant Property Refurbishment Grant
For more information contact the Vacant Homes Unit at
Donegal County Council on 074 91 53900.