Contact us to identify business grants & financial assistance for your business

Are you starting a new business or considering an investment project in your business? 

You may be eligible for grant support. This is dependent upon specific grant criteria such as, but not limited to, the type of business, project planned and sector of your company. If you would like more information on the financial assistance available to your business, please contact our team. If appropriate, a member of the  team will arrange a meeting with yourself to discuss your project and understand more about your business. For those who are likely to be eligible to receive support, our team can help to assist with your application and project progress to support a successful business investment. 

Provisional examples of business cases to which may be eligible for financial support include:

  • An investment project within key priority sectors in Hartlepool which enables job creation
  • A business start-up which creates a transition from unemployment to self-employment for the business owner

For the latest financial assistance and business grant news please click here. 

Covid-19 Hartlepool business grants & financial assistance

Covid-19 Business Support Grant 

Hartlepool Borough Council have recently updated the business support grants, as provided by Government, for those businesses adversely affected by Covid-19. The scheme now reflects the expanded criteria which also includes businesses who were not previously eligible for financial support. Hartlepool businesses are encouraged to apply for the funds where eligible.  For full details on Covid-19 Hartlepool business grants, please visit the dedicated Council webpage here.

For more details please visit our dedicated Covid-19 Business Support page here

Contact us

If you would like to get in touch with the Economic Growth team for further information please use the available contact methods below with an overview of your business and anticipated project/ investment.


Telephone: (01429) 867677

Business Mailing List: To receive regular grant funding news and updates for your business please register for our Hartlepool business mailing list here.

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