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DfC Revitalisation Omagh – Shop Front Improvement Schemes

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has been successful in a bid for funding from Department for Communities to revitalise George’s Street, High Street and Market Street, Omagh. Applications are now open for properties in the scheme area wishing to complete improvements to their shop frontage up to the value of £4,999 which will be 80% refunded. Works must be completed by Tuesday 30 June 2020.

Geographical Boundary of Scheme

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How to Apply

Those interested in participating in the scheme must submit:
–  Expression of Interest by Friday 31 January
–  Applications by 12 noon on Tuesday 18 February

Applications must include:

  • Completed and signed application form
  • 3 Quotations for each element of work (offer made on lowest quote)
  • ‘Before’ Photograph
  • Application made for statutory approvals (if required)
Please note that the scheme is in a conservation area therefore there are design guidelines in place with regard to signage and shop frontage to be considered. If you would like to discuss this in more detail, a member of the Planning Team can provide further information and guidance, contact details are included at the end of the application document.

Copies of both the Expression of Interest and Application can be downloaded below and are available from the Connect Centre. Forms can also be requested by contacting the Urban Regeneration Officer on 0300 303 1777 ext. 20317 or by emailing

Completed and signed application forms should be returned no later than 12 noon on Tuesday 18 February 2020 in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the outside ‘DfC Shop Front Improvement Scheme Omagh’ to: Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, Strule House, 16 High Street, Omagh, Co Tyrone, BT78 1BQ .

Applications received after the closing date and time will be deemed ineligible.

For further information on the DfC Shop Front Improvement Scheme please contact the Urban Regeneration Officer on 0300 303 1777 ext. 20317


File Type Size Date
Omagh Expression of Interest pdf 149 KB 21st January 2020
DfC Revitalisation Scheme Application Form pdf 316 KB 21st January 2020