Town and Village Renewal Scheme 2021


The Town and Village Renewal Scheme is an initiative under the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development and is part of a range of measures to support the revitalisation of rural Ireland under the Government’s Project Ireland 2040 Rural Regeneration Programme. The Town and Village Renewal Scheme will be funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and will be administered through Cork City Council.

Selection of projects under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme for 2021 will be by means of a competitive process. Expressions of Interest are now being sought for projects to be considered to be put forward for funding. There are 2 documents relating to this scheme which can be downloaded, please see the following:

Town and Village Scheme 2021 Outline

Town and Village Renewal Scheme Expression of Interest Form

Eligible communities should liaise in the first instance with the Community section of Cork City Council before submitting an Expression of Interest. For further information, please contact: Mr. Stephen Murphy:

The closing date for completed Expression of Interest forms is 12 noon on Friday June 25th and completed forms should be emailed to 

Expressions of Interest forms received after this date and time will not be accepted.