An Expert Help Programme designed to contribute towards the execution of an action plan and can help town centre businesses in Fife to transform their performance.
Grants of up to a maximum of £500 or 50% of eligible costs - whichever is the lesser - can be used towards the cost of using an expert.
Business Gateway Fife provides the Town Centre Business Support Fund through its Town Centre Development Unit. The Fund aims to revitalise Fife by stimulating business on the High Street.
The Fund provides the following three funding packages:
- Town Centre Business Support Fund - Vacant Properties Improvement Grant.
- Town Centre Business Support Fund - Building Improvement Grant.
- Town Centre Business Support Fund - Town Centre Expert Help Programme (subject of this report).
The Expert Help Programme is designed to contribute towards the execution of an action plan and can help town centre businesses transform their performance.
Applicants should contact the provider direct to discuss any exclusions that may apply.
Assistance is available to town centre businesses in Fife.
Up to 50% of eligible project costs may be covered through this grant.
Assistance is available towards the cost of using an expert, including some of the areas listed below:
- Online retailing.
- Shop front displays.
- Marketing expertise.
- Business plan and financial planning.
Applicants should contact the provider directly to discuss any deadlines that may apply.
Link to guidelines:
The Application Form is available to download from the website.