Funding & Grants – Business Support

There is a wide range of funding opportunities available for businesses in the Coast to Capital area.

The Coast to Capital Growth Hub portal brings together funding from a wide range of sources including the UK Government financial support, European Funding, The British Business Bank and other local funding available through your local authority.

At the current time there is additional funding available from the UK Government for businesses in response to COVID-19. These are often made available through local authorities.

There are also useful portals to access funding including the British Business Bank Finance Portal, FINPOINT

Please note that the funding opportunities may be time limited.

Invest4 grant funds are available to both pre-start and to growing established businesses. The type of grant fund offered is known as ‘match-funding’, where a business must agree to provide 60% of the required investment to which the funding body will then ‘match-fund’ the 40% balance.

Business grants from £2,000 to £170,000 can be secured and will be awarded through the Invest4 program managed by Brighton & Hove City Council.

The British Business Bank is a Government-owned, independently-run development bank that’s helped more than 74,000 growing businesses find the right finance option to help them reach their next ambition.

The British Business Bank Finance Hub is designed to help businesses understand the financial landscape and ultimately access finance that suits their growth potential. It’s an independent, impartial digital hub designed to raise awareness of the different types of finance available for growing UK businesses. Explore finance options and find funding to suit your business. Click here.

The Growth Hub team are available to help you identify the most appropriate funding available for your business.

For more information CLICK HERE