Street Scape Renewal Grant Scheme

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Street Scape Renewal Guidelines

The Street Scape Renewal Grant Scheme is a one-off grants program. The Scheme is funded through Council's Bush Fire Recovery and Resilience Program. Applications will be managed and assessed by Bellingen Shire Council. The aim of the Scheme is to provide financial support to encourage the upgrade of Retail Shop Facades throughout the Shire. Applicants will be required to meet the grant request with matching cash.


Program Objectives

  • To provide economic stimulus for the Bellingen Shire Economy in response the Bush Fire crisis of 2019-20.
  • To stimulate investment in commercial precincts to enhance aesthetics and increase the appeal of CBDs across the Shire
  • To build destination appeal from a visitor perspective - aiming to generate length of stay, repeat visitation and positive word of mouth recommendations.
  • To increase sales throughout the year but making commercial premises more appealing

An application form and grant guidelines are attached. This grant program will be open until 30th October. Applications should be submitted electronically to : council@bellingen.nsw.gov.au and detail Street Scape Renewal Program in the subject heading

Street Scape Renewal Guidelines

The Street Scape Renewal Grant Scheme is a one-off grants program. The Scheme is funded through Council's Bush Fire Recovery and Resilience Program. Applications will be managed and assessed by Bellingen Shire Council. The aim of the Scheme is to provide financial support to encourage the upgrade of Retail Shop Facades throughout the Shire. Applicants will be required to meet the grant request with matching cash.


Program Objectives

  • To provide economic stimulus for the Bellingen Shire Economy in response the Bush Fire crisis of 2019-20.
  • To stimulate investment in commercial precincts to enhance aesthetics and increase the appeal of CBDs across the Shire
  • To build destination appeal from a visitor perspective - aiming to generate length of stay, repeat visitation and positive word of mouth recommendations.
  • To increase sales throughout the year but making commercial premises more appealing

An application form and grant guidelines are attached. This grant program will be open until 30th October. Applications should be submitted electronically to : council@bellingen.nsw.gov.au and detail Street Scape Renewal Program in the subject heading