How we can support your business

4. Business Support Grants

Reigate and Banstead Business support grant (up to £1,000 on-going)

We want to support our local businesses from window cleaners starting up, to web design companies wishing to take on more staff.  It couldn't be easier, simply fill in the application form and send it over to us along with your business plan.

The business support grant of up to £1,000 is available to businesses wishing to start, develop or grow. If you live in the borough or your business is based in the borough with less than 4 employees, you could be eligible. Grants can be used to help fund new or improved equipment like machinery, tools or IT and training.  Simply fill in the application form, e mail the form to economicprosperity@reigate-banstead.gov.uk then you will be invited in for an interview to discuss your business ideas.  The interview will take place in the Town Hall, Reigate and will take about 20 mins.

Apply now (PDF document)

Businesses who are successful in their business support grant applications will also get a free years membership to Enterprise Nation.

Coast to Captial Growth Hub funding (£10k-£170k)

The Coast to Capital LEP area Growth Grant Programme is a capital equipment (capex) grant.  The grant provides last resort investment to part-fund projects undertaken by innovative, high growth small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and social enterprises in the Coast to Capital LEP area. Eligible projects will result in an increased turnover of at least 20% per annum and improved productivity in the company and wider economy.

Applications from all sectors are welcome, but the Programme would particularly like to see applications from companies in the following sectors (identified as key for the Coast to Capital region economy):

  • Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Environmental Technologies, Goods and Services
  • Creative, Digital and IT (CDIT)
  • Healthcare, Medical Technology and Life Sciences
  • Professional and Business Services
  • Food and Drink Manufacturer

Find out more and apply (external website)