The Northumberland Small Business Service (NSBS) is a fully-funded service that delivers a range of business support services to ambitious innovators, creative thinkers and small and micro businesses across Northumberland. The service has a particular focus on supporting businesses to unlock the barriers to growth.
For businesses located within the rural areas of Northumberland, there is access to a capital grant fund.
Eligible businesses can apply for a grant between £10,000 – £300,000.
The grant can support eligible businesses with clear growth plans to access direct capital investment to expand productive capacity or diversify into new markets or products.
Available to all Micro and Small businesses / enterprises (Turnover less than £10m and less than 50 employees) located within rural Northumberland (as defined by UKSPF Rural England Prosperity Fund Boundary) click here for eligibility map.
To find out more, please visit: https://northumberlandsmallbusiness.co.uk/support/grant-investment-fund/
The Northumberland Small Business Service, which is funded through UK Shared Prosperity Fund, Rural England Prosperity Fund and North of Tyne Combined Authority, is delivered by Advance Northumberland delivering on behalf of Northumberland County Council and runs until 31st March 2026.