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Economic Development Support and advice
Business Continuity Planning
Business Continuity Planning is a management process that provides a framework for building resilience of an organisation with respect to any eventuality.
Support for Aberdeenshire Business Scheme
Practical business advice and discretionary financial assistance, in the forms of loans and grants, to both new and existing businesses throughout Aberdeenshire.
Aberdeenshire Council is the lead authority with responsibility for Business Gateway services in Aberdeen City and Shire.
Community-Led Local Development
A new funding opportunity has arisen for Aberdeenshire’s communities. European Union funding is to be made available from 2014-20 to support Community-Led Local Development (CLLD)
Rural Shop Support Scheme
Grant assistance of up to £7,500 or 50% of costs, may be available to help the development and diversification of rural retail outlets, which provide small communities with general stores and / or Post Office facilities.
EU Referendum Service
Aberdeenshire Council is committed to supporting businesses in the North East through any period of change resulting from the EU referendum.
If you are looking to finance a new business but struggling to raise funds then a personal loan from the government backed Start Up Loan Company may be the answer.
First Employee Grant scheme
Find out about our £1,000 grant to help your company with the costs of a first employee.
Social Enterprise Support Fund
Find out about our grants to help with the development and creation of social enterprises.
Business Loan Scotland
Find out about loans of up to £100,000 that Business Loans Scotland provide to new and growing, small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) across Scotland.
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