Richmondshire District Council

Current schemes

There are currently no funding schemes open for applications for businesses.


Previous schemes

Small Business Grant Scheme

We've operated the small business grant scheme for local businesses for the past five years. During this time over, £150,000 has been awarded to more than 150 local businesses. More information on each scheme is available upon request.


Economic growth fund 

In October 2016, we launched the fund to support projects which aimed to generate economic growth for the district. To date, councillors have approved six applications and the scheme is now closed to further bids.

Date of grant awarded Time period Local authority department Beneficiary Grant purpose Amount Project Status

13 March 2017

12 months (initial deadline, extensions can be awarded)

Business and Community

Wensleydale Railway PLC

Passing Loop at Leyburn

£72,050

 

13 March 2017

12 months (initial deadline, extensions can be awarded)

Business and Community

Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Swale Trail – Family friendly cycle trail

£50,000

Complete

13 March 2017

12 months (initial deadline, extensions can be awarded)

Business and Community

Uredale Mill Ltd

Development site in Askrigg

£150,000 (conditional - loan)

WITHDRAWN SEPTEMBER 2018

21 March 2018

12 months (initial deadline, extensions can be awarded)

Business and Community

The Dale Head Community Garage

HTEC 24/7 Payment System

£15,567

Complete

23 August 2018

12 months initial deadline, extensions can be awarded

Business and Community

The Dale Head Community Garage

Electric Charging Unit Points

£4,450

 

23 August 2018

12 months deadline, extensions can be awarded

Business and Community 

H Metcalfe and Sons

Petrol Pump and Payment System

£22,368

 

For more information on the these applications, email grants@richmondshire.gov.uk


External schemes

To find a summary of funding schemes for North Yorkshire, please visit Community First Yorkshire.

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