Facade Makeover or renovation allowance

The budget for this measure totals 250,000 euros in 2019.

102 574,07 euros of this sum has been assigned for grants, 20 000,00 euros has been reserved for applications being processed, and 127 425,93 euros are reserves. Applications are accepted throughout the year until the end of the action budget.

The grant of renovation allowances to apartment associations is governed by Regulation No. 21 of 13 December 2018 of Tallinn City Council on “Rules for Granting Allowances to Apartment Associations”. The text as published in Riigi Teataja is available here.

The purpose of renovation allowance is to support the renovation of apartment buildings and improve their energy efficiency and appearance. The maximum rate of allowance is 10% of the cost of construction work but not more than 20,000 euros per apartment building. A further allowance of 3,000 euros is available for creating a mural (supergraphics) in the course of renovation provided that the design has been approved by the Urban Design Committee of Tallinn City Government. Renovation allowance is available for apartment associations which have reconstructed the apartment building’s facade, roof or utility systems to improve energy efficiency and filed a notification of use or obtained a permit for use following the completion of work. The allowance application must be submitted within six months of the date of filing the notification of use or issuing the permit for use. The renovation allowance is available for apartment buildings constructed and commissioned before 1993.

  • Where to start

    Read the eligibility criteria and application requirements. In January 2019, the application must be filed with the Tallinn Property Department on paper whereas as from February 2019 the application can be filled in and submitted in the information system of the Tallinn Register for Activity and Project Grants .

    Accompanying documents

    • Number and date of notification of use or permit for use
    • Contract for construction services
    • Instrument of delivery of work

    The application must be signed with due respect to the requirements for the right of representation as set out on the B-card in the Commercial Register.

    Read the user manual for applicants available here

    Personal identification

    The application must be signed with due respect to the requirements for the right of representation as set out on the B-card in the Commercial Register.

    City Property Department

    • Official:

      Lya Kalpus

    • Address:

      Vabaduse väljak 10

    • Telephone:

      6404296

    • E-mail:

      lya.kalpus@tallinnlv.ee

    • Comment:

      Infosaali number 640 4431

    • Official:

      Ene Kull

    • Address:

      Vabaduse väljak 10

    • Telephone:

      6404522

    • E-mail:

      ene.kull@tallinnlv.ee

    • Comment:

      Infosaali number 640 4431

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