National Churches Trust, Preventative Maintenance Micro-Grants

3rd December 2018

The National Churches Trust’s Preventative Maintenance Micro-Grants can help pay for the cost of a number of fabric maintenance services.

The criteria has been broadened:

“Previously these grants were reserved for Rainwater Goods Maintenance services, but they have been opened up and are now available to churches booking the following services through the MaintenanceBooker site:

  • Rainwater Goods Maintenance
  • Lightning Protection System Repairs
  • Asbestos Removal
  • Masonry repairs and High Level Maintenance (from March 2019)”

Grants of £250 (for services costing £500 to £1,000) or £500 (for services costing over £1,000) are available.

The National Churches Trust accepts applications from listed and unlisted churches, chapels and meeting houses of any age, as long as they are open for regular public worship and are located in England.


Please read the guidance notes before completing the application form.


Contact Janet Edmond, Maintenance Manager email or telephone 07734 392445.

Other funds

The National Churches Trust other grant programmes are in the process of being revised in line with the National Churches Trust strategy 2019 to 2023.