Business grants and funding

We aim to support our local economy as much as possible and know that it's not always easy to get the business funding you need.

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Shop front improvement grant scheme - available now

This scheme aims to encourage and support the repair, redecoration, and enhancement of shop fronts (and other qualifying frontages) by providing grant funding towards the cost of eligible works.

Principally, the scheme will be open to retail premises as well as public houses, cafes, restaurants and take away food outlets.

We may consider applications to improve the frontage of the premises of professional service providers (such as advice services, solicitors, accountants) but only on a high street or neighbourhood shopping parade where it would improve the appearance of that predominantly retail setting.

Find out more about the Shop Front Improvement Grant


Broadland start-up and enterprise grants - available now

These schemes aim to encourage start-ups that have been trading less than six months and small businesses looking to expand and deliver through a range of activities.

Find out more about the grant schemes available


Find out more about other funding that may be available through organisational partners.

Economic Development

Telephone: 01603 980441