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As of 28 August 2018, Green BELLE has allocated all of its available funding and is no longer accepting grant applications.

To be placed on our waiting list, please use the contact form on our contact us page, instead of the form below.

Any applications submitted using the form below will also be added to our waiting list; however, we recommend using the contact form for this, as it is simpler to complete.

If you have submitted an online form, we will aim to keep you informed of grant availability.

If you wish to be taken off the waiting list, please also let us know using the contact form on our contact us page.

(To request a hardcopy version of this form, please use the details on our contact us page.

SME Business Details


Green BELLE is for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Leicester and Leicestershire that are trading business-to-business.

Green BELLE support is available to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). To be defined as an SME, your business must meet all three criteria below:

  • Has fewer than 250 employees
  • Has an annual turnover that does not exceed €50 million or has an annual balance sheet that does not exceed €43 million
  • Is not more than 25% owned by an organisation that in itself is not an SME

Yes – My business is an SMENo – My business is not an SME


Proposed Measure

De Minimis State Aid

For more information, please see What is state aid? (opens in a new window / tab) on the GOV.UK website.

Please confirm, by ticking the box, that your business has not received state aid exceeding the value of €200,000 within the last three rolling years:

De Minimis State Aid is always calculated in Euros (€).

I have received no state aid (€0) within the last three rolling years:


I certify that the information contained in this Expression of Interest form is correct to the best of my knowledge.

Please check you have filled in all required fields correctly. If you need help filling in this form, please contact the Green BELLE team.