Bassetlaw Shop Front Grants

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Grants are available to independent businesses (including charities) based in eligible areas of Worksop, Retford and Tuxford wishing to replace, improve or carry out repairs to a shop front.

 

This scheme will provide grants of up to £20,000 (applicant contribution 20%) for both existing and new businesses that have a viable business growth plan which will lead to the creation of new jobs, improve the visual aesthetics and increase the footfall within the town centres.

 

 

Funding will support

  • New business fit out or relocations costs to empty premises within a town centre will be consider on case by case basis.
  • Internal and external refurbishments for disability access e.g., disabled toilets, doors, ramps to access building etc.
  • Shop fronts (window, door, and signage). The design must be agreed in advance with Bassetlaw District Council planning team.

 

The grant can contribute to the following items:

  • Replacement shop front windows and doors
  • Reinstatement of traditionally styled shop fronts, sash windows and doors.
  • Painting of existing shop frontage and upper floors (including rendering)
  • Replacement of guttering and downpipes
  • Replacement signage
  • Applicable costs for obtaining planning permission and building regulations can be paid for using your match funding.
  • Architects fees
  • Internal fit out costs for new businesses
  • Security measure for internal and external grills
  • Improving the Internal and external accessibility to the premises

 

Businesses excluded from applying for this grant include pawn brokers, adult/private shops, betting shops, national and international chain stores. Applications will be accepted for commercial premises only; residential properties or home-based businesses are excluded.

 

The applicant contribution will be 20% of the total project cost for businesses and 10% of the total project cost for charities.

 

Further information, eligible areas and requirements can be found on the scheme website

 

 

 

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