Grant funding to help your business thrive.

The North East Business Support Fund offers grants that help towards the cost of improving your business. You can use the funding towards the cost of a project that brings in almost any external expertise you need to move your business forward – from marketing and web design specialists to financial or human resources consultants.

Up to 35% funding towards projects costing between £3000 and £8000

Up to 35% funding towards projects costing between £3000 and £8000

Up to 40% funding towards projects costing between £2500 and £8000

Not sure which region your business is located in?

Use the postcode checker linked below to find out which local authority you pay business rates or council tax to.

Whatever the business challenge you face, getting a fresh perspective will help to solve it faster and more efficiently.

Maybe you’re searching for new clients or spending too much working with outdated processes or perhaps you’re trying to launch a new product or improve customer service? With grant funding available, there’s no need to put things off or worry about them later, the right time to tackle them is now.

15 minutes to apply

A simple online form to get all of the information we need to check you’re eligible for our grants.

Simple process

We keep the paperwork and fuss to a minimum – and you’ll have a dedicated adviser to guide you through.

Quick turnaround

Once we’ve got everything we need, you could be starting work on your project within two weeks.

If you’ve got a project in mind that could help your business to flourish, we’ve got the grant funding to make your plans a reality – and ours couldn’t be any easier to access.

Why you need to invest in your business

The world of business doesn’t stand still and businesses of all sizes need to invest to grow and improve – whether it’s a new product, a new service or changing how you work.