GrantsThere are a range of grants available to support you and your business. These include EU funded projects



Set up to help small or medium enterprises across the south‐east region who are aiming to reduce business costs by cutting emissions and to promote the opportunities of the low carbon market.

If you are looking to undertake building improvements, energy efficiency measures or you are already a business offering low carbon goods or services, this scheme might be able to help you.

For details, visit LoCase or telephone 01375 652271.

Eastern Plateau

Assist rural businesses to grow, offering help and support for the following:

► increasing farm productivity

► micro and small enterprises and farm diversification

► rural tourism

► rural services

► cultural and heritage activity

► increasing forestry productivity

Funding is available for businesses across Uttlesford, except those in Saffron Walden or London Stansted Airport. Full details are available at Eastern Plateau.


Best Growth Hub business grant search

When looking to fund a proposed plan or idea for your business it is helpful to know what grant schemes are currently available and suitable for you. The Growth Hub has a dedicated website to support businesses find out about grant opportunities; simply register for the site, free of charge, and even set up alerts for specific funding types to easily be advised of grants when they are released.

See the latest grants


South East Business Boost

Grants for capital expenditure, available for start‐ups or existing businesses. Experienced business advisors are on hand to help you to identify whether your business is eligible and to submit an application.

Visit South East Business Boost for more information.


Contact the Economic Development Team