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Urban Centres Toolkit

Practical advice and information to support all centres

This toolkit provides links to practical advice and information for communities, businesses, local groups, landowners and other organisations on how to make their local centre more active, attractive, and connected. 

Whilst the Toolkit builds on the strategy set out in the Urban Centres Framework, the information provided below can be applied to all centres regardless of their size.

Birmingham businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic can now apply to the Government's Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund. Find out more or see our Funding and Delivery section below.

This toolkit is a live website and will be updated with further details around funding and case studies.  If you have ideas for what should be included please contact us at: planningandregnerationenquiries@birmingham.gov.uk

The Toolkit is divided into three core themes that together make the components for successful Urban Centres, with an additional section for information on funding opportunities and delivery: