National Lottery Heritage Fund Policy Directions

Closed 25 Apr 2022

Opened 21 Feb 2022


In the consultation document the Department for Communities (“the Department”) sets out draft policy directions for Northern IreIand for the National Lottery Heritage Fund. We also provide (as an Annex) the policy directions already in place for the UK (these to be read in conjunction with the NI directions for NLHF projects here), and for England, for Scotland, and for Wales.

The purpose of this consultation is to seek the views of all interested parties on the Department’s proposal. The consultation will run for nine weeks. The Department will give due consideration to all responses and a synopsis of responses will be published as soon as practicable following the consultation period.

If you have any queries regarding this consultation please contact Historic Environment Division by e-mail (, by post to the address below or by telephone through our enquiries line on (028) 9091 9226.


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