Advice and Funding
We know that starting-up or growing a business can be hugely rewarding, but it can also involve risk.
We believe it's always worth taking advantage of the advice and funding that's on offer to ensure your venture is a success. We aim to provide support that ensures you have the information, advice and guidance you need to realise your business development ambitions.
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To support the ongoing recovery of the local economy, we are using the remainder of our Additional Restrictions Grant allocation (approximately £550k) to deliver the Revival Grant which will be made available to eligible businesses via our partner, East Midlands Business Ltd (EMB). The Revival Grant is a business development grant, which is intended to be flexible in scope in order to match local business recovery/growth opportunities. To find out more visit Revival Grant.
Start up support from NBV
From start-up support to business grants, NBV can help you succeed! Turn your dreams into reality and escape the rat race with tailored support to help your start-up business. Whether you register for one of our business start-up workshops, take advice from qualified advisors, access start-up loans/grants or a mixture of all the above, NBV are here to help you get your business off the ground. Find out more at NBV or contact Jon Owens or call 0844 887 2568.
Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub Advisors
Businesses based in Greater Lincolnshire can access Business Lincolnshire which provides you with an introduction to the issues to consider when starting or growing a business. The website summarises the free schemes that you may want to take advantage of, local events and networking opportunities and details of local providers of professional advice. Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub Advisors are available to support your businesses to grow - offering a free service to businesses with between 1 and 249 employees (please contact Trudy Roberts or call 07766 923413.
Business Rates - Help and advice is available
Business Rates (National Non-Domestic Rates) can be a burden for any business, but there are also several relief's that are currently available especially for small businesses and business in small rural communities. Even if you are thinking of starting a new business from your home and you want to know if you will have to pay rates, gain advice about the cost of business rates, and what relief's you also may be entitled to, can also be given. Help and Advice on any aspect of Business Rates is available by contacting Andy Hall- Business Rates Assurance Manager.