Issue details

Enhanced Shop Front and High Street Improvement Programme

Proposals to launch an enhanced Retail / Shop Front improvement grants programme. Local independent retailers / small businesses will be able to apply for a grant in order to boost the appearance of their retail unit premises and / or their business operation in Crawley town centre retail units or in one of Crawley's neighbourhood parades.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/02/2024

Decision due: 13 Mar 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Leader of the Council

Contact: Clem Smith, Head of Economy and Planning Email:

Consultation process

The grants programme fits with the "Town Centre Renewal" strategic priority of the Crawley "One Town" Economic Recovery Plan 2022-2037" in support of the development of a "dynamic business growth" hub in the Town Centre. The Economic Recovery Plan was consulted on in spring 2021 and adopted as policy by the Council in November 2021.


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