Export Funding

Export funding to help businesses to grow their overseas trading and support local employment.

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What are the grants for?

Export grants are available to help businesses to grow overseas trading, find new markets and support local employment.

Minimum grant value of £2,500 and the anticipated average grant value for this fund is £5,000.

Applicants must use their grant to create a positive outcome such as:

  • Trade in new markets
  • Create jobs
  • Safeguard existing jobs
  • Increase export capability

We can't fund...

We cannot fund wages or salaries with this grant funding. Plus we cannot fund new for old or replacement goods and services. 

Your business must...

Provide at least 50% match funding. 

Cashflow the total cost of your project as grants will be claimed retrospectively.

Contribute to at least one of the Good Growth Principles.

How do I apply?

You can submit an application for funding if the grant value is between £2,500 and £20,000 .

If you require a higher grant value or you are not sure about the details of your project or how to complete the form then please get in touch.