The Micro Business Grant is a new grant scheme aimed at supporting the development and growth of micro businesses in East Lindsey. Grant applications are limited to 50% of total eligible project costs; up to a maximum of £3,000 (whichever amount is the lesser). Businesses can apply for a range of project costs, including: staff training, marketing costs, web design / development, and more.
Businesses from any sector can apply though priority will be given to applicants whose business operates in one of the six priority sectors for Greater Lincolnshire. As set out by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership’s Strategic Economic Plan, these are: agri-food, low carbon, manufacturing, ports / logistics, renewables and visitor economy. Priority will also be given to digital businesses.
East Lindsey District Council
Although the Micro Business Grant is currently not available - a new bidding round is likely during 2017. If you have any queries, or to register your interest in the grant, please contact the Economic Development Team via email on MBG@e-lindsey.gov.uk or call 01507 613113.