The Leicestershire County Council Business Recovery Fund

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The Leicestershire County Council Business Recovery Fund

Summary: The Leicestershire Business Recovery Fund has been launched to provide support for rural businesses and independent retail businesses, to enable them to overcome the impacts they may have faced, or are still facing, as a result of COVID-19.

Contact Name
Business Gateway Growth Hub Programme
Email
growthhub@bizgateway.org.uk

About The Leicestershire County Council Business Recovery Fund

Grants are available between £2,000 and £10,000 (excluding VAT) and the scheme will provide 50% grant support, with the applicant providing the other 50% as match funding.

It is managed by Leicestershire County Council and funded through the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership Business Rate Pool, and has been set up to ensure business recovery, including supporting businesses to diversify and increase their digital skills.

Eligibility criteria applies including, but not limited to:

  • Business must be located within, or locating to the administrative area of Leicestershire (businesses within the Leicester City boundary are ineligible)
  • Employ less than 50 full time equivalent (FTE) employees i.e. a Micro or small business
  • Apply for minimum of £2,000 and a maximum of £10,000.

If you would like the support of one of our Business Advisers to go through the criteria in more detail please email growthhub@bizgateway.org uk or complete our enquiry form

For full details and additional criteria simply click the link to read more.

Applications will be dealt with on a first come first served basis and subject to available funds.

Closing dates for applications: 1st June 2021 (subject to available funding)

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Partners

  • Melton LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
    Active Partnerships
    Active Leicester
    NWL LSA
  • Equality Standard
    Active Oadby and Wigston
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    Sport England
    Charnwood LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Harborough LSA
    Safeguarding
    Blaby LSA

Partners

  • Blaby LSA
    Active Rutland
  • Equality Standard
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Active Partnerships
    Safeguarding
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    Charnwood LSA
  • Sport England
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Harborough LSA
    Active Leicester
  • Melton LSA
    NWL LSA