Dear Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council,
Hope you are well?
I would like to request information about your business grants. What business grants do you offer to local start-ups/small businesses? What is the allowance per business in 2019 and what will be the allowance in 2020?
Also, if possible, do you have information about how much you have given (grants) to local businesses in the past 5 years in your area?
Dear Ms Bednarova,
Freedom of Information Request
Unique Reference No: FOI 9384
Thank you for your email received 8 October 2019 requesting information
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I would like to request information about your business grants. What
business grants do you offer to local start-ups/small businesses? What is
the allowance per business in 2019 and what will be the allowance in 2020?
Also, if possible, do you have information about how much you have given
(grants) to local businesses in the past 5 years in your area?
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