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Capital Grant for Improvements to High street businesses, including better accessibility

A capital grant fund is available to a limited number of small or medium sized High Street businesses (with a turnover less than € 50 m euros per annum) within Staffordshire Moorlands.

Grants will be awarded where the greatest impact and improvement can be achieved to businesses located on High Streets. For the purpose of this grant a High Street is defined as a cluster of 15 or more businesses within 150 metres.

Please note that applicants will need to demonstrate that their property is in a High Street location as defined by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and Ordnance Survey (OS) - a "high street must be a named street predominately consisting of retailing, defined by a cluster of 15 or more retail addresses within 150 metres".

The Staffordshire Moorlands UKSPF Board have decided that greater weight will be given to applications coming from Biddulph, Blythe Bridge and Cheadle.

The aim is to improve the accessibility and/or attractiveness of retail premises to increase customers footfall and profitability.

Priority will be given to those projects which result in the creation of new jobs.

Minimum grant award £1,000 

Maximum grant award £9,000 

For more information and to apply please see our website here.

Plese email any queries to