North East Business
Support Fund

Up to £2800 towards your next project via NBSL


If you’re thinking about growing or expanding your business online with the help of funding then we can guide you in your journey from application to completion.

Our Business Development Managers can provide free advice and guidance to anyone looking to improve their business online. Funding is available for most companies across the North East of England.

We will work with you and NBSL to bring your ideas and designs to life. If you would like more information about how funding can help your project please give us a call on 01289 690 390 or click the button below to begin the application process today.

Funding Calculator

£3000 £8000
Funding Amount £1050

The Offer

  • Funding for Business Improvement Project using External Consultants
  • Businesses based in County Durham, Northumberland & Tyne and Wear can access up to 35% funding towards projects costing from £3000 up to £8000 (max £2800)

Supported Projects

  • Marketing planning/strategy, design costs for marketing/branding and web design/development costs.

Eligible Businesses

  • SMEs based in County Durham, Northumberland & Tyne and Wear
  • Fewer than 250 full time equivalent employees
  • Annual turnover not exceeding €50 Million and balance sheet value not exceeding €43 Million
  • Credible plans to grown (staff or turnover)
  • Project is 12 hours or more support
  • Not 25% or more owned by a non SME