Apply for a Regional Growth Fund grant

Use this service to:

  • apply for Exceptional Regional Growth Fund (eRGF)

Registering takes around 5 minutes.

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Before you start

This service is for businesses, not individuals.

To be eligible, the application must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum amount of grant requested must be £2 million
  • The bid is from a private organisation/company such as a limited company
  • The proposed project must be a commercial activity (i.e. the project does NOT concern the delivery of a public sector contract)
  • Government involvement must be small in relation to the overall private investment
  • The amount of grant requested must be the minimum required for the project to proceed as planned
  • The grant requested must be funding of last resort (i.e. all other avenues are proven to have been exhausted)
  • All executive decision-making documentation must be provided
  • The application and project must comply with current General Block Exemption Regulations (GBER) State Aid rules

For general enquiries regarding the Regional Growth Fund please contact growthfund@beis.gov.uk. Please note we will not be able to respond to queries regarding your specific application.