The Malvern Hills Rural Fund is being delivered by Malvern Hills District Council. The aim of the fund is to facilitate businesses to address issues and barriers to growth, particularly those associated with being in a rural area.

The funding comes from the Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF) and the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF).



 

1. Please provide the following information: *

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2. Please provide the following reference numbers where applicable (n/a if not applicable):

 

3. Business/organisation address, including postcode: *

 

The project must be delivered in a rural area within the district of Malvern Hills. Please refer to Defra's Rural Map to check if the project you have in mind sits within the qualifying postcode.

To use Defra’s Rural Map follow the instructions below:

On the left hand side you will see a menu:
  • Click the + to the side of “Administrative Boundaries”.
  • Click the + to the side of “Other Administrative Boundaries”.
  • Select Rural England Prosperity Fund.
  • Enter the postcode where your project will be delivered (delivery postcode) into the top left search box or zoom into the delivery location.
  • Select the “Identify” tool from the options bar at the top (an “i” in a circle).
  • Click on the delivery postcode or area.
  • The box that appears will tell you if your projects is within a rural area.
Once you have checked the location, please click the box below to confirm: *

 

4. Legal status of organisation: *

 

5. Please provide the following information:

 

Please be aware that businesses applying for the Rural Fund should be classed as a micro or small enterprises. Micro enterprises should have fewer than 10 employees and an annual turnover under €2 million, and small enterprises should have fewer than 50 employees and an annual turnover under €10 million. *

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6. Which sector do you operate in? (If you are engaged in more than one, select the one that best represents the largest portion of your business/organisation's activities.) *

 

7. Please describe your business / organisation's main day-to-day activities: *

 

8. Are you or your business linked to any other organisations / businesses? *