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Phase 2 of Green BELLE is now open.

For general enquiries please use the contact form on our contact us page, instead of the form below. 

If you already have an idea of what measure or measures you’d like to install, please fill out the Expression of Interest form below.

If you would like more information on Green BELLE that you can’t find on this website, you are unsure of what to do next, or you would like to discuss options for which Green BELLE measures you could apply for a Green BELLE grant to install, please use the contact form or contact details on the contact us page, instead.

(To request a hard-copy version of this form, please use the details on our contact us page.)

Expression of Interest Form

Please note, this form might not submit using Internet Explorer. We are currently working to fix this problem. In the meantime please use a different browser (For example, Edge, Chrome or Firefox), or contact us for a hard-copy version.

    SME Business Details


    Green BELLE is for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Leicester and Leicestershire.

    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
    Please tick to confirm that your business is an SME

    Proposed Measure(s)

    Please include:

    • The proposed measure(s)
    • The justification for the proposed measure(s)
    • The benefits this will bring to the business

    De Minimis State Aid

    The assistance you are being offered is being given under the European Commission’s State Aid regulations. This allows a company to receive up to €200,000 of De Minimis state aid over a rolling three year period. To confirm that you are able to receive this assistance you must therefore declare the full amount of De Minimis state aid you have already received over the last three fiscal years.

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

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

    Please list any state aid that has been received in the past three rolling years, or tick the box below to confirm that you have not received any:


    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.

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