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New Business Start Up Grants

Are you starting a new business or have a business idea in the Sperrin or Derg Electoral Area’s? 

Apply to the Go For It Programme today to avail of a £500 cash grant to get your new business off the ground.

About the Business Start Up Grant:

The scheme launched by Derry City and Strabane District Council is part of its campaign to support entrepreneurship in rural areas.  The £500 grants will assist budding entrepreneurs with the marketing of products, capital costs, rent, set-up costs, or cost of renovating premises.

The cash grants will be delivered by Council as part of the Go For It Programme, in partnership with Strabane Enterprise Agency.

How to Apply:


New businesses can access the scheme by completing the Go for It Programme and going through a formal eligibility process conducted by Strabane Enterprise Agency. The grant will be allocated on a first come first serve basis to eligible participants who plan to start a new business within 6 months. The scheme will close on 16th March 2023.

Contact an advisor from Strabane Enterprise Agency

Orchard Road Industrial Estate
Orchard Road
BT82 9FR
Telephone: (028) 71382 518
Email: [email protected]

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