New businesses are reminded that applications for the next round of business start-up funding will open on Monday 20 February.

The fund provides grants between £250 and £4,000 to new start-ups and businesses which are within the first 3 years of trading.

This is a flexible grant scheme delivered through a partnership with UK Steel Enterprise and Bridgend County Borough Council. The scheme provides financial assistance to new or existing micro-businesses that are located, or are planning to locate, in Bridgend County Borough.

Please note the fund operates on a first come first served basis and only application forms which have the accompanying required evidence will be uploaded.

The closing date is 20 March 2023 or sooner if the funds are allocated.

Anyone interested is advised to visit the council’s website for more details.