Vacant Shopfront Activation Grants Program

Frankston City Council in partnership with the Victorian State Government are offering a new grant program specifically to attract new businesses to vacant shopfronts across the city. The Grant is designed to financially assist with transforming properties into confident, sustainable and attractive spaces that create new business for Frankston City and surrounding suburbs.

The shop activation grants will open on Monday 24th May and now close Friday 9 July.

Please ensure you read the guidelines before applying:

To apply for the Vacant Shopfront Activation Grants visit the smarty grants portal:

Apply for the Vacant Shopfront Activation Grants

To apply for the Vacant Shopfront Activation Grant plus a kerbside and / or façade grant please see below for the multi-use form:

Apply for the Vacant Shopfront Activation Grant plus Kerbside and/or Facade Grant