Finance Support

Finance Support

Need financial assistance?

We provide FREE independent support and signposting to new and existing businesses and to individuals who have an idea for a business but do not know where to start with the financial side of things.

Start-up businesses

We provide support in accessing finance for your business, present the opportunities available now and in the future and assist with the development of a case for grant funding, loans, equity or consultancy support.

Whether you are a new start business or have been trading for less than 2 years, Finance for Enterprise can support you with a Start Up loan.

To learn more visit finance-for-enterprise.co.uk or call 0333 014 3455. 

Established businesses

Our Key Account Managers understand how complex the world of finance can be when you are looking to invest and are here to offer support and hands on guidance to assist and help you manage your business finances.

We offer help with any aspect of business finance and work closely with national, regional and private sector partners to pull together the right funding package for your business. Our comprehensive support also includes:

  • Business health checks
  • Investment readiness
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Understanding business finance options
  • Access to finance - traditional and non-traditional

A range of current business funding opportunities can be found by visiting the British Business Bank website here. In addition to this, Doncaster Council offers its own discretionary grant for companies looking to invest and create jobs.

To learn more contact Sue Harrison via email on sue.harrison@doncaster.gov.uk or call 01302 735555.

KickStart Scheme

Businesses recruiting a KickStart candidate can apply for £1,500 per job placement. Further information can be found here.

Local Restrictions Support Grant Scheme

Businesses that are required to close due to the local and national coronavirus restrictions can apply for a support grant - find out more on Doncaster Council's web page.

Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) Scheme

Businesses that are required to close due to the local and national coronavirus restrictions and are not registered for business rates can apply for a support grant - find out more about eligibility criteria, payment amounts and how to apply on Doncaster Council's web page.

Last updated: 16 March 2021, 08:51

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