Rent subsidies

Stand: 06.02.2023

We promote the establishment of new owner-operated retail businesses with rent subsidies in downtown Erlangen. In this way, we want to improve the branch mix and close gaps in the shopping streets.

Retail Business

Who is the grant aimed at?

The grant is aimed at owner-operated businesses. The funding guidelines are available from us upon request.

Priority Group A:  Retail with.

  • Clothing, especially in the niche products fair trade, upcycling
  • Sportswear and equipment
  • Regional products, especially food
  • Fish and fish products, national and international specialty offerings
  • Household supplies, cut flowers 

Priority Group B: Retail trade with.."

  • Toys and handicrafts
  • Home textiles, handicrafts, haberdashery
  • Music goods

To the online application

Eligible area:

Dept. of Economic Development and Labor


Nägelsbachstraße 40
91052 Erlangen


Montag: 8:30 - 12:00 Uhr und 14:00 - 15:00 Uhr
Dienstag: 8:30 - 12:00 Uhr
Donnerstag: 08:30 - 12:00 Uhr
Freitag: 08:30 - 12:00 Uhr