Alterations to listed buildings attracts a VAT charge of 20%.
The Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme gives grants covering the VAT on repairs of over £1,000 to listed buildings used as places of worship. You can also submit one claim in any 12-month period that is less than £1,000, but more than £500. The Scheme is run by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and funded until 31 March 2025. Details of the Scheme can be found at Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme.