The Department of Children, Equality, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY) circulated a press release on Thursday, 1 September 2022 announcing the Building Blocks – Improvement Grant.
The application for this Grant will open on 28 October 2022 and will be open for approximately 4 weeks.
The table below summarises the key documents required as part of the application process.
Checklist of Documents
|Strand A Green Energy||Strand B Retrofit|
|1.||Professional Report (Mandatory)||1.||Professional Report (optional)|
|2.||Planning Permission Number for Solar Panels, if required.||2.||Rental/lease/licence agreement if required|
|3.||Rental/lease/licence agreement, if required||3.||Owner’s Permission template if required|
|4.||Owner’s Permission template if required||4.||Indicative quote documentation|
|5.||Indicative quote documentation||5.||Evidence of own funding, if required|
|6.||Evidence of own funding, if required||6.||Additional supporting documentation, where possible.|
Detailed information regarding Building Blocks – Improvement Grant is available in the Applicant Guidelines here. We encourage you to familiarise yourselves with the updated table in Section 5 a. relating to selection criteria.
Applicants can contact the Early Years Provider Centre (EYPC) with any queries by raising a service request on Hive under the programme: Building Blocks – Improvement Grant and selecting the relevant sub-category.