Rural Business Investment Scheme - Mid & East Antrim Borough Council


Grants available for rural based businesses in the Mid & East Antrim Borough Council area.

Eligibility criteria: 

Businesses must be non-agricultural/non-food businesses. Potential applicants must attend a mandatory pre-funding workshop and be ‘investment ready’ (for example, have a business plan, planning permission, match funding and quotations/tenders in place for capital grants before applying).

Additional information: 

Funding Support includes;

  • capital grants
  • marketing and bespoke training grants
  • 50 per cent funding 
  • grants between £500 and £90,000 depending on activity and size of business
Support organisation: 
Mid and East Antrim Borough Council