This SMALL BUSINESS GRANT SCHEME has been established to support small businesses which aim to generate an increase in business turnover or job creation within the District. A total of £30,000 has been set aside for this financial year.
The scheme will initially be split into five areas which will each have £6,000 available to allocate – Central Richmondshire, North Richmondshire, Lower Wensleydale, The Garrison and Upper Dales. Applications received will be considered on a monthly basis and the scheme will close following the allocation of the total funds available. Any funds not allocated after the first three months will be placed into a central pot after the third deadline of 1 February 2017 and businesses from any location within the district will be able to apply from this pot.
Deadlines for bids Applications should be received in full by 5pm on the deadline date to be considered during the following meeting Small Business Grant Fund (monthly meetings) Please note further meetings will be scheduled should funds remaining available at April
For advice on the scheme or support in pulling together your application or supporting accompanying information, contact Richmondshire District Council’s Business and Community Support Officer (Grants): Samantha Coultish – Business & Community Richmondshire District Council Mercury House Station Road Richmond North Yorkshire DL10 4JX Telephone: 01748 901037 (Direct Line)