Conservation/Built Heritage

The Structures at Risk Scheme (SRF) which was introduced in 2015 with a national figure of €624,000 has been suspended.

Minister Humphreys, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (DAHG) announced the re-introduction of the Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2016, with a national allocation of €2 million.  Kerry has been allocated a total of €50,000.

The total value of funding available for each individual project shall not exceed 50% of the total project cost. The minimum level of funding available under the BHIS will be €2,500 up to a maximum of €10,000 per project.

Details of the scheme are available on the Kerry Co. Council website

Alternatively you can contact Victoria McCarthy, Telephone: 066 7183793 or email

The closing date for applications for the scheme is Monday 7th December 2015.

Information Leaflet

Guidance Circular