What is the SME Brexit Support Fund?
£20 million has been made available by the government for HMRC to provide funding towards costs of training or professional advice. Grants of up to £2,000 are available for each trader eligible for this fund which will help small and medium-sized businesses who are new to importing or exporting.
Am I eligible?
To be eligible the business must:
- Be established in the UK
- Import or export goods between Great Britain and the EU, or Great Britain and Northern Ireland
- Have no more than 500 employees
- Have no more than £100 million turnover
- Trade only with the EU and not already import or export to or from a non-EU country.
How do I apply?
Applications close on 30 June 2021, or earlier if all funding has been allocated before this date.