Companies looking to invest in and grow their business may be able to access up to £10,000 of interest free repayable financial support through Business Gateway Fife/Fife Council for:
- Plant and machinery
- Property improvements
- Product development
- Process improvements
- Market development repayable grant
Business Loans Scotland
New and growing Fife businesses can access gap funding and borrow from £25,000 up to £100,000 through this fund.
- Loans up to £50,000 typically unsecured
- Fixed Interest Rate
- Repayment period up to 5 years
- No additional fees or charges up to £100,000 with Typical 6% APR
To find out more, or to apply online, visit www.bls.scot
DSL Business Finance
Our partner DSL provide Start-up and Gap finance which is available to small firms, charities and social enterprises unable to get funding from banks. Loans of £5,000 to £25,000 are available and can be used for requirements such as:
- Purchase of Machinery/Vehicle
- R&D and working capital to support business expansion up to £25,000
To find out more, visit www.dsl-businessfinance.co.uk.
Zero Waste Scotland
Funded by the Scottish Government to help businesses reduce costs through improved energy, material resource and/or water efficiency.
Unsecured, interest free loans from £1,000 to £100,000 are available up to £100,000.
To find out more, visit https://energy.zerowastescotland.org.uk/.
SME Competitiveness Fund
Trade Development Grants - assisting businesses to exhibit at trade shows within the UK and participate in overseas trade missions with funding of up to 100% of eligible costs, up to a maximum of £2,000.
Workforce Upskilling Grants - for businesses looking to develop their workforce, funding of up to a maximum of £2,000 is available to put existing staff through training.
To find out more, contact Business Gateway Fife on 01592 858333 or email@example.com.