Apply for business grants

Who To Contact

Business Liaison Team
1st Floor Yorkon Building
Archway Road
L36 9FB

Telephone: 0151 477 4000

Fax Number: 0151 443 2345



If you are starting your own business or are looking to expand and need finance, there are a number of grants and funding available. Your options will depend on the nature of your business and what you need finance for.

About grants

Grants are given to individuals or businesses for to fund specific projects or purposes. A grant will only cover part of the costs involved - the remainder should be provided by you or your business.

Grants are available from a variety of sources including government, the European Commission and local authorities.

Grants from Knowsley Council

Knowsley Business Grant

External grants

Small Business Rates Relief

Your property may be eligible for business rates relief if you pay business rates. In England small businesses are generally entitled to small business rate relief if they only occupy one property and the ratable value of their premises is less than £18,000 (£25,500 in London).

To find out if your business qualifies, call 0151 443 4089 or email