Rural Heritage





A key fund for small projects to be taken forward by community or stakeholder groups based on re-storing and conserving natural or cultural heritage in Rural Conwy.

A combination of revenue and capital grant up to a maximum of £6,000 will be available.

Grant recipients will need to find 25% match funding.

Project types could include:

  • Projects which assist in the maintenance , restoration or upgrade of rural heritage
  • Projects which support the legacy of the countryside, natural/physical environment including buildings, historic places, dance and language.
  • Projects which provide groups with advice, guidance and information relating to the above themes.


In the case of repair and maintenance to church and chapel buildings the panel encourage applications up to £2,000. The applicant is advised to speak to the Rural Development Team to discuss individual projects at the earliest opportunity.