Facade Improvement Grants Scheme - NOW OPEN

The Ararat Rural City Council Façade Grants Scheme continues to support our small businesses by transforming our town into a vibrant and welcoming regional hub. Have you considered giving your business a facelift? 

Valued at up to $5,000 on a $1:1 basis, the grant offers local businesses the ability to maintain our great heritage buildings and refresh their stores. 

All Applications will be accessed by an internal panel from the Ararat Rural City Council.

The grant is eligible to a wide range of businesses across the entire municpality, if they have street frontage, and are located within the council area, they are encouraged to place an application.

Applications are opening again from Monday, 2 August and will close on Thursday, 30 September 2021. 

Ararat Rural City Council Facade Grant Guidelines 

Facade Improvement Grants Scheme 2021/22 Application Form