Loans, grants, invoice finance, equity….. from £500 to £5m however much you need to get growing NBV can help!

NBV Small Business Grants

NBV’s Small Business Grant offers £1,000 to kickstart your journey towards success! If you’re a new business or been trading less than 3 years and in need of essential equipment or support with marketing costs, this grant is tailor-made for you.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Jumpstart Your Business: With £1,000 in funding, you can finally get the equipment you need to launch your venture confidently.
  • Fuel Your Innovation: Don’t let financial barriers hold you back! This grant empowers you to bring your innovative ideas to life.
  • Invest in Growth: Set the foundation for long-term success by investing in quality equipment that will support your business’s growth.

How to Apply:

Applying is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Contact us and arrange a meeting with one of our Start Up Business Advisers
  2. Tell Us Your Story: Share your business idea, your vision, and how this grant will make a difference for you.
  3. Submit Your Application: Once approved, purchase your items and claim back your grant!

Eligibility Criteria:

To qualify for the grant, you must be a new business trading less than 3 years and in need of startup equipment or support with marketing costs.

Your business must be registered and/or operational within one of the following local authority areas.

  • Nottingham City
  • East Lindsey
  • South Holland
  • Boston



Start-Up Loans

Are you looking for access to start-up funding?

Start Up Loans are available to those who are actively seeking to set-up a business or who have been trading up to 24 months. A typical loan amount would be £2,500. The Start Up Loans Company offers unsecured business loans of up to £25,000 over 1-5 years at an interest rate of 6%.

NBV, an Official Referral Partner of The Start Up Loans Company, will assist your business in putting together a proposal and presenting it to the loan panel. So far we have helped our clients raise just short of £500,000.
To find out how we can help you secure the funding you need for your business, contact us today on 0844 887 2568, or register with us today. For more info on Start Up Loans download our Start Up Loans Overview. Alternatively, if you’re ready, click the button below to fill out an application form.

Alternative finance amd other support programmes

In addition to our financial advice and start-up loans, we can also help you find out about other grant opportunities or assist you in identifying the right type of funding for your needs. We work closely with partners from other financial institutes and also point you in the right direction of alternative lenders.

Would you like to learn more about which financial option is right for you? Complete our registration form today for a call back by one of our team to discuss your needs.

Do you have a question we haven’t covered? Get in touch with us on 0844 887 2568* and one of our friendly support staff will be able to help you out. You can also leave us a message here.


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