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Amenity Works Grant

The purpose of the amenity works grant is to allow Clare County Council to contribute financially to local groups such as residents associations, action groups, small tidy village groups, etc. that carry out environmental work. Each application will be considered on its merits.

Aim of grant

The grant must be used for the purpose of purchasing trees, shrubs, brushes, shovels, street furniture and other incidental items which are required to carry out the maintenance and improvement works.

Criteria for grant

Before giving a grant for any project, Clare County Council must be satisfied that the applicant is a bona fide group, representative of the area to which the application relates.

Amount of grant

The maximum grant payable is dependent on the budget and number of successful applications received.

Original receipts, addressed to the group, marked paid for approved items shall be submitted to the council before the 29th September. An individual member nominated by the group shall be responsible for such submission. (Statements of expenditure are not acceptable).

All receipts submitted must relate to the current year.

Closing date for grant

Closing date for receipt of completed application form is 31st March.

Application form

Important information

  1. Closing Date is 31st March 2017 for Receipt of Application
  2. On Receipt of Application, an acknowledgement by email or letter will issue
  3. Final date for submission of receipts is 29th September 2017
  4. For further information contact (065) 6846428

Applications for grant assistance should be addressed to:

Clare County Council,
Rural Development Directorate,
New Road,
Ennis,
County Clare

Telephone: (065) 6846428

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Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 01/03/17