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As part of the government’s ongoing response to the Covid 19 pandemic crisis, £300,000 of European Regional Development Funding has been released to support businesses, like yours, in the West of England LEP area. The grants are aimed at increasing business resilience and a third of this funding is earmarked specifically for businesses in the Visitor Economy while the rest is available to all suitable businesses across the region.

This scheme is delivered by Business West on behalf of the West of England Combined Authority.

What funding is available?

Fully funded grants of between £1,000 and £3,000  are available to help mitigate some of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on eligible businesses.  Please note, applications for this funding will only be open until 21 September 2020. Any applications made after this date will not be considered.

For more information, including eligibility of your business, and details of how to make an application visit www.businesswest.co.uk/covid-19-business-support  You can also download a copy of the guidance.

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