Once a year, the City opens for nominations where properties on the City's Heritage List and those categorised as 1 or 2A on the City's Local Heritage Survey are encouraged to submit an application for one or more incentives in the City's Heritage Incentives Program. The incentives are:
Heritage Restoration Grant
Our heritage restoration grants have been developed to demonstrate the City of Stirling’s commitment to property owners who want to contribute to the retention and enhancement of buildings on the City’s heritage list and those categorised as 1 or 2A on the City's Local Heritage Survey.
For more information or to apply online, please see Heritage Restoration Grants.
Development Application Fee Waiver (NEW)
Owners of a rateable residential or commercial property, that is included in the City of Stirling Heritage List only, can apply for Development Application Fee Waivers when applying for a Heritage Restoration Grant, subject to meeting a number of requirements.
For more information or to apply online, please see Development Application Fees Waiver.
Heritage Rates Concessions
Owners of rateable residential and commercial properties included on the City’s Heritage List only can apply for a discount on their general rates charge, to assist with the care and maintenance of their property.
For more information or to apply online, please see Rates Concessions.
The provision of pre-lodgement technical heritage advice for Heritage Listed properties only allows the City's Senior Heritage Officer to provide conservation and development advice on the property prior to a formal development application.
For more information or to apply online, please see Heritage Technical Advice Application Form.