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Looking for funding for your business?

Are you looking to start, grow or improve a business in Yorkshire & Humber?

Grants, loans and equity funding may be available to anyone from a sole trader to a large organisation, whether you want to start up or expand your business, invest in R&D, build overseas trade, or if you're in a rural area.

Find out what funding you could be eligible for with our Funding Finder.


Redundancy Support for Individuals and Businesses

Redundnacy help

The global economy is facing unprecedented challenges, with tighter credit conditions and reduced consumer confidence creating difficult and uncertain times.

Yorkshire Forward, in partnership with other agencies and support groups and collated information and advice for both businesses who are considering redundancies and individuals who are facing redundancy.


Olympic Games contracts

More than 120 businesses from the region have already won contracts relating to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games thanks to brokering site Hundreds of millions of pounds of contracts are still up for grabs, so if you want your business to be in with a chance of winning work make sure you register.


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Offshore Wind

The Yorkshire and Humber region is centrally located to the three largest Round 3 offshore wind development zones - Dogger Bank, Hornsea and Norfolk.  This whole new industry for the UK will provide sustainable, secure and indigenous power as well as tens of thousands of new jobs throughout the supply chain.


Free export advice

Made it locally, now trade globally.

UK Trade & Investment's 'International Trade Advisors' have a strong commercial track record of helping regional businesses access overseas markets.