Due to the large number of applications that have been received this fund closed on Monday, 9 November 2020 at 5pm in order to allow processing and assessment of applications received to date.  If you would like to submit an expression of interest for future consideration please e-mail TESVacantproperty@pkc.gov.uk or phone Isobel Butt on 07917 093247.

The Commercial Property Regeneration Fund (CPRF) is a match funded grant fund aimed at bringing vacant commercial property back into use for business or housing.

If you are a business, property owner, social enterprise or charity you may be eligible for a maximum grant of £75,000 or 50% of the cost of adaptation, conversion, repair or re-purposing of a vacant commercial property.


  • Applicants must be the legal owner of the property OR tenant with a remaining lease of 10 years.
  • The property must be in a town or city within the Perth & Kinross Council area.
  • Evidence must be provided of the length of time the property has been vacant and its rateable value.

The grant can also be used for the two following purposes:

If the applicant is ineligible for the Fresh Start Scheme, a maximum grant of £75,000 may be considered to assist towards the cost of rates.

Used in addition to the Vacant Property Feasibility Fund for professional fees, Empty Homes Initiative housing grants and conservation grants via the Perth City Heritage Fund.

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For more information or queries please contact: vacantproperty@pkc.gov.uk or 07917093247 / 07507155417