Richmondshire District Council

Current schemes

Small Business Grant scheme

Richmondshire District Council's Small Business Grant scheme is open for applications. The scheme has been established to encourage the formation of new enterprises and stimulate growth of established small businesses. The grants are targeted at new business start-ups and businesses less than 36 months old with no more than 5 employees.

Download the guidance notes, application form, FAQ's document, and sample business plan and cashflow templates from the Supporting documents section below. If you have any queries please contact the Business and Community Team on 01748 829100 or email

Need help with finding funding?

Our Business and Community team offers a wealth of experience to those businesses looking for funding. Contact us for information on the latest funding programmes and how we can support your business by emailing 

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