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Business schemes available - 209

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme | UK-wide

Government will cover 80 per cent of business staff wages, up to £2,500 per employee per month.


Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme | UK-wide

Provides a government guarantee of 80% to enable banks to make loans of up to £200 million to firms with an annual turnover of over £45 million

British Business Bank

COVID-19 Corporate Financing Facility | UK-wide

The new COVID-19 Corporate Financing Facility (CCFF) means that the Bank of England will buy short-term debt from larger companies.

Bank of England

COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant | NI-only

Grants of up to £20,000 for small or medium-sized Northern Ireland retailers or wholesalers to grow their online sales

Invest Northern Ireland

COVID-19 Equity Investment Fund | NI-only

Equity investment or convertible loan notes of up to a maximum of £700,000 for technology and innovative businesses

Invest Northern Ireland

Crescent IV Development Fund (ERDF)

A £54 million equity fund designed to help businesses in Northern Ireland accelerate their growth.

Crescent Capital


An incubator programme helping new businesses to start, scale and engineer cyber security products.

Queen's University Belfast (QUB)

Customers With Disabilities Programme

Support and training for service providers to increase awareness and sensitivity towards customers with disabilities.

Tourism Northern Ireland

Deferral of Self Assessment Payment | UK-wide

If you are self-employed, Income Tax payments due in July 2020 under the Self Assessment system may be deferred until January 2021.


Design for Business Programme

Through design advice, companies have the opportunity to receive expert advice and gain knowledge on specific design issues.

Invest Northern Ireland