Grants & Funding

We can offer you up to 45% to improve your City Centre Commercial Property!

The City and County of Swansea has 2 grants available to assist property owners, tenants and developers to improve the built environment of Swansea City Centre.

The Building Enhancement Programme

BEP Grants are available to owners or occupiers in Swansea City Centre who would like to improve their commercial properties. Projects can have a BEP grant of up to 45% of the eligible cost of the improvement work and professional fees, but this will be assessed on an individual case by case basis. Items that are eligible for a grant include building facades, roofs, shop fronts, rainwater goods, signage and lighting. Where properties are currently vacant the BEP grant might also be extended to include internal work to eligible properties. Internal grants will not include fixtures and fittings associated with the end use but will include welfare facilities The award and level of grant offered is at the discretion of the City and County of Swansea. Please note that an application would be ineligible if the proposed works have commenced or have been announced before a grant has been awarded For Further Information or for an application pack contact:   Craig Fisher on 01792 637266 or email craig.fisher@swansea.gov.uk

Homes Above Shops

HAS grants are available within the City Centre to convert empty floorspace on upper floors of commercial units into new residential accommodation. Projects can have a HAS grant of up to 45% of the eligible cost of the work and professional fees, but this will be assessed on an individual case by case basis. Items eligible for a grant include all works necessary to create new residential accommodation excluding fixtures and fittings. The award and level of grant offered is at the discretion of the City and County of Swansea. Please note that an application would be ineligible if the proposed works have commenced or have been announced before a grant has been awarded. For Further Information or for an application pack contact:   Craig Fisher on 01792 637266 or email craig.fisher@swansea.gov.uk

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