Business Support from Herefordshire Council & Growth Hub

Offering FREE face-to-face support services for businesses, the Marches Growth Hub - Herefordshire is a place where businesses can find out more about funding and finance and wider business support available to local Herefordshire businesses, regardless of size or sector, from pre-start to established businesses
https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/about-us/hereford/

Grants
Business Flood Recovery Grants for Business Premises https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/xfp/form/209

Council Tax and Business rate relief
Council tax relief and Business rate relief is available for properties affected by the recent floods.
You can apply by emailing - counciltax@herefordshire.gov.uk or, if relating to business rates, businessrates@herefordshire.gov.uk who can arrange for a visiting officer to go and inspect the damage.
Business Grants – we have listed those grants that we feel are the most relevant but there are other funded schemes and programmes available – just ask your local Growth Hub.

Business Growth Programme - https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/directory/v/-318
Marches Building Investment Grant - https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/directory/v/-207
BEEP - https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/directory/v/-183
 

Accommodation
The University of Wolverhampton – Cyber Quarter has offered 4 business incubation desks at the Hereford Business Solutions Centre for a business management/administrative function Free of Charge on a temporary arrangement. Commercial Property Register – the Economic Development Team can undertake property searches for businesses looking for alternative premises. https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/info/200145/business/329/commercial_pre...

Mental Health & Wellbeing 
Every Mind Matters - https://www.wisherefordshire.org/mentalhealth

Business Resilience 

FREE business resilience 121 sessions are being delivered during February & March by the Marches Growth Hub https://www.marchesgrowthhub.co.uk/news/growth-hub-experts-offering-one-...
Emergency Planning Team Herefordshire Council (Business Continuity) https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/info/200139/community/346/emergency_pla...

Other Support

Community Flood Recovery Grants for residential properties - https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/xfp/form/208
Flooding advice for farmers and land managers https://www.gov.uk/guidance/flooding-advice-for-farmers-and-land-managers

Contact 
Economic Development Team – Herefordshire Council business@herefordshire.gov.uk