Funding and grants available to small businesses in the UK

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Dear Denbighshire County Council,

07/03/2024

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the following information:

1. What funding (if any) do you offer to small businesses in the local area?

2. How many grants (if any) do you offer to small businesses in the local area?

3. If funding or grants are offered, please can you provide the specific monetary figures that are available to small businesses in the local area.

4. How many grants, or funding offers, were applied for and successfully granted to small businesses in the calendar years 2021, 2022 and 2023.

Please contact me if you need me to clarify my request.

Yours faithfully,

Naomi

Denbighshire County Council

Dear   [email address]

Thank you for your recent request for information held by Denbighshire
County Council received 07/03/2024 regarding funding to small businesses.

We would be grateful if you would provide the following
clarification: Could you advise the time period for Qs 1,2,3. Is it the
same as the one you have given for Q4?  Also, we should advise with regard
to Q4 that all schemes run on financial year basis and not calendar
years, 

The request is now on hold while we await your response.

If we can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact
me.

Yours Sincerely

Kerry Standen

Swyddog Mynediad i Wybodaeth / Access to Information Officer 

Gwasanaeth Cymorth Corfforaethol: Pobl / Corporate Support Service: People

Cyngor Sir Ddinbych / Denbighshire County Council 

Ffon / Tel: 01824 708242

Gwefan [1]http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk

Website [2]http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Hi’ neu ‘hi’ ydy’r rhagenwau i / My pronouns are ‘she’ and ‘her’

Dysgwr

Rydym yn croesawu gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg. Byddwn yn ymateb i unrhyw
ohebiaeth yn Gymraeg ac ni fydd hyn yn arwain at unrhyw oedi.

We welcome correspondence in Welsh. We will respond to any correspondence
in Welsh which will not lead to a delay.

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Your details, as given by you in your request, will be processed by
Denbighshire County Council for the specific purposes of processing your
Freedom of Information Request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000,
or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. The Council will not
share the data with any other organisation. Denbighshire County Council
will retain the details for three years from the date that the request is
closed.

If you feel that Denbighshire County Council have mishandled your personal
data at any time you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioners
Office by visiting their website, or by calling their helpline on 0303 123
1113.

For further information about how Denbighshire County Council processes
personal data and your rights please see our privacy notice on our website

[3]www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy

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Mae'r wybodaeth a gynhwysir yn yr e-bost hwn ac unrhyw ffeiliau a
drosglwyddir gydag o wedi eu bwriadu yn unig ar gyfer pwy bynnag y
cyfeirir ef ato neu atynt. Os ydych wedi derbyn yr e-bost hwn drwy
gamgymeriad, hysbyswch yr anfonwr ar unwaith os gwelwch yn dda. Mae
cynnwys yr e-bost yn cynrychioli barn yr unigolyn(ion) a enwir uchod ac
nid yw o angenrheidrwydd yn cynrychioli barn Cyngor Sir Ddinbych. Serch
hynny, fel Corff Cyhoeddus, efallai y bydd angen i Gyngor Sir Ddinbych
ddatgelu'r e-bost hwn [neu unrhyw ymateb iddo] dan ddarpariaethau
deddfwriaethol.
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notify the sender immediately. The contents of this e-mail represents the
views of the individual(s) named above and do not necessarily represent
the views of Denbighshire County Council. However, as a Public Body,
Denbighshire County Council may be required to disclose this e-mail [or
any response to it] under legislative provisions.

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Dear Denbighshire County Council,

The time period for Qs 1,2,3 are based on what is currently available to local businesses in 2023. The time period for Q4 is 2021, 2022 and 2023 - but if this information is held on a financial year basis then we are happy for the information to be provided in this way.

Yours faithfully,

Naomi Aharony

Denbighshire County Council

Dear [email address

Thank you for your recent request for information held by Denbighshire
County Council received 07/03/2024 regarding funding to small businesses
and your subsequent clarification.

As set out by the Freedom of Information Act 2000 it will be our aim to
respond to your request by 19/04/2024 (20 working days from the date of
clarification). In some cases, however, we may be unable to achieve this
deadline. If this occurs, we will advise you of the likely timescale
within which the response will be provided.

Under the Freedom of Information Act the Council may charge for
disbursement costs (e.g. photocopies, postage). However, should there be
any such costs, you will be notified of this prior to the commencement of
any work.

Please do not hesitate to contact me for further advice or guidance
relating to the above.

Yours sincerely

Kerry Standen

Swyddog Mynediad i Wybodaeth / Access to Information Officer

Gwasanaeth Cymorth Corfforaethol: Pobl / Corporate Support Service: People

Cyngor Sir Ddinbych / Denbighshire County Council 

Ffon / Tel: 01824 708242 

Gwefan [1]http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk

Website [2]http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Hi’ neu ‘hi’ ydy’r rhagenwau i / My pronouns are ‘she’ and ‘her’

Dysgwr

Rydym yn croesawu gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg. Byddwn yn ymateb i unrhyw
ohebiaeth yn Gymraeg ac ni fydd hyn yn arwain at unrhyw oedi.

We welcome correspondence in Welsh. We will respond to any correspondence
in Welsh which will not lead to a delay.

Privacy Notice - what we will do with your details.

Your details, as given by you in your request, will be processed by
Denbighshire County Council for the specific purposes of processing your
Freedom of Information Request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000,
or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. The Council will not
share the data with any other organisation. Denbighshire County Council
will retain the details for three years from the date that the request is
closed.

If you feel that Denbighshire County Council have mishandled your personal
data at any time you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioners
Office by visiting their website, or by calling their helpline on 0303 123
1113.

For further information about how Denbighshire County Council processes
personal data and your rights please see our privacy notice on our website

[3]www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy

Dilyn ni ar Twitter: http://twitter.com/cyngorsDd - Follow us on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/DenbighshireCC
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at http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Mae'r wybodaeth a gynhwysir yn yr e-bost hwn ac unrhyw ffeiliau a
drosglwyddir gydag o wedi eu bwriadu yn unig ar gyfer pwy bynnag y
cyfeirir ef ato neu atynt. Os ydych wedi derbyn yr e-bost hwn drwy
gamgymeriad, hysbyswch yr anfonwr ar unwaith os gwelwch yn dda. Mae
cynnwys yr e-bost yn cynrychioli barn yr unigolyn(ion) a enwir uchod ac
nid yw o angenrheidrwydd yn cynrychioli barn Cyngor Sir Ddinbych. Serch
hynny, fel Corff Cyhoeddus, efallai y bydd angen i Gyngor Sir Ddinbych
ddatgelu'r e-bost hwn [neu unrhyw ymateb iddo] dan ddarpariaethau
deddfwriaethol.
The information contained in this e-mail message and any files transmitted
with it is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom
they are addressed. If you have received this e-mail in error please
notify the sender immediately. The contents of this e-mail represents the
views of the individual(s) named above and do not necessarily represent
the views of Denbighshire County Council. However, as a Public Body,
Denbighshire County Council may be required to disclose this e-mail [or
any response to it] under legislative provisions.

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2. http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/
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Denbighshire County Council

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Dear [email address]

Thank you for your request for information received
07/03/2024 concerning funding to small businesses. Please see below
and attached:

1. What funding (if any) do you offer to small businesses in the local
area? There are no grants currently available for 2023

2. How many grants (if any) do you offer to small businesses in the local
area? There are no grants currently available for 2023

3. If funding or grants are offered, please can you provide the specific
monetary figures that are available to small businesses in the local area.
There are no grants currently available for 2023

4. How many grants, or funding offers, were applied for and successfully
granted to small businesses in the calendar years 2021, 2022 and 2023.
Please find attached the data for 2021 and 2022

If I can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact
me.

If you have any queries regarding this response, please do not hesitate to
contact me at the following address: Access to Information Officer, PO BOX
62, Wynnstay Road, Ruthin, LL15 9AZ or email [1][Denbighshire County
Council request email]. Alternatively, if you are unhappy with the way the
council has handled your request and wish to ask for internal review,
please contact the Legal Services Manager at the same address. If you are
subsequently not content with the outcome of the review, you have the
right to apply to the Information Commissioner whose address is Wycliffe
House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF. [2]www.ico.org.uk/foicomplaints

The contents of this communication and the enclosed documents are subject
to copyright protection. It has been sent to you for your information and
you may use it for any private study and non-commercial research. The
information may also be used for the purposes of news reporting. Re-use
for commercial publication requires the permission of this Council.

Please do not hesitate to contact me for further advice or guidance
relating to the above.

Yours sincerely

Kerry Standen

Swyddog Mynediad i Wybodaeth / Access to Information Officer 

Gwasanaeth Cymorth Corfforaethol: Pobl / Corporate Support Service: People

Cyngor Sir Ddinbych / Denbighshire County Council

Ffon / Tel: 01824 708242 

Gwefan [3]http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk

Website [4]http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Hi’ neu ‘hi’ ydy’r rhagenwau i / My pronouns are ‘she’ and ‘her’

Dysgwr

Rydym yn croesawu gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg. Byddwn yn ymateb i unrhyw
ohebiaeth yn Gymraeg ac ni fydd hyn yn arwain at unrhyw oedi.

We welcome correspondence in Welsh. We will respond to any correspondence
in Welsh which will not lead to a delay.

Privacy Notice - what we will do with your details.

Your details, as given by you in your request, will be processed by
Denbighshire County Council for the specific purposes of processing your
Freedom of Information Request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000,
or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. The Council will not
share the data with any other organisation. Denbighshire County Council
will retain the details for three years from the date that the request is
closed.

If you feel that Denbighshire County Council have mishandled your personal
data at any time you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioners
Office by visiting their website, or by calling their helpline on 0303 123
1113.

For further information about how Denbighshire County Council processes
personal data and your rights please see our privacy notice on our website

[5]www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy

Dilyn ni ar Twitter: http://twitter.com/cyngorsDd - Follow us on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/DenbighshireCC
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at http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Mae'r wybodaeth a gynhwysir yn yr e-bost hwn ac unrhyw ffeiliau a
drosglwyddir gydag o wedi eu bwriadu yn unig ar gyfer pwy bynnag y
cyfeirir ef ato neu atynt. Os ydych wedi derbyn yr e-bost hwn drwy
gamgymeriad, hysbyswch yr anfonwr ar unwaith os gwelwch yn dda. Mae
cynnwys yr e-bost yn cynrychioli barn yr unigolyn(ion) a enwir uchod ac
nid yw o angenrheidrwydd yn cynrychioli barn Cyngor Sir Ddinbych. Serch
hynny, fel Corff Cyhoeddus, efallai y bydd angen i Gyngor Sir Ddinbych
ddatgelu'r e-bost hwn [neu unrhyw ymateb iddo] dan ddarpariaethau
deddfwriaethol.
The information contained in this e-mail message and any files transmitted
with it is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom
they are addressed. If you have received this e-mail in error please
notify the sender immediately. The contents of this e-mail represents the
views of the individual(s) named above and do not necessarily represent
the views of Denbighshire County Council. However, as a Public Body,
Denbighshire County Council may be required to disclose this e-mail [or
any response to it] under legislative provisions.

References

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2. https://newsletter.ico.org.uk/c/1bedZlVe...
3. http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk/
4. http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/
5. http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy

Denbighshire County Council

1 Attachment

Dear [email address]

Thank you for your request for information received
07/03/2024 concerning funding to small businesses. Please see further
information attached.

If I can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact
me.

If you have any queries regarding this response, please do not hesitate to
contact me at the following address: Access to Information Officer, PO BOX
62, Wynnstay Road, Ruthin, LL15 9AZ or email
[1][Denbighshire County Council request email]. Alternatively, if you are unhappy with
the way the council has handled your request and wish to ask for internal
review, please contact the Legal Services Manager at the same address. If
you are subsequently not content with the outcome of the review, you have
the right to apply to the Information Commissioner whose address is
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF. [2]www.ico.org.uk/foicomplaints

The contents of this communication and the enclosed documents are subject
to copyright protection. It has been sent to you for your information and
you may use it for any private study and non-commercial research. The
information may also be used for the purposes of news reporting. Re-use
for commercial publication requires the permission of this Council.

Please do not hesitate to contact me for further advice or guidance
relating to the above.

Yours sincerely

Kerry Standen

Swyddog Mynediad i Wybodaeth / Access to Information Officer 

Gwasanaeth Cymorth Corfforaethol: Pobl / Corporate Support Service: People

Cyngor Sir Ddinbych / Denbighshire County Council

Ffon / Tel: 01824 708242 

Gwefan [3]http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk

Website [4]http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Hi’ neu ‘hi’ ydy’r rhagenwau i / My pronouns are ‘she’ and ‘her’

Dysgwr

Rydym yn croesawu gohebiaeth yn Gymraeg. Byddwn yn ymateb i unrhyw
ohebiaeth yn Gymraeg ac ni fydd hyn yn arwain at unrhyw oedi.

We welcome correspondence in Welsh. We will respond to any correspondence
in Welsh which will not lead to a delay.

Privacy Notice - what we will do with your details.

Your details, as given by you in your request, will be processed by
Denbighshire County Council for the specific purposes of processing your
Freedom of Information Request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000,
or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004. The Council will not
share the data with any other organisation. Denbighshire County Council
will retain the details for three years from the date that the request is
closed.

If you feel that Denbighshire County Council have mishandled your personal
data at any time you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioners
Office by visiting their website, or by calling their helpline on 0303 123
1113.

For further information about how Denbighshire County Council processes
personal data and your rights please see our privacy notice on our website

[5]www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy

Dilyn ni ar Twitter: http://twitter.com/cyngorsDd - Follow us on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/DenbighshireCC
Ymwelwch a ni ar-lein ar http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk - Visit us online
at http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk

Mae'r wybodaeth a gynhwysir yn yr e-bost hwn ac unrhyw ffeiliau a
drosglwyddir gydag o wedi eu bwriadu yn unig ar gyfer pwy bynnag y
cyfeirir ef ato neu atynt. Os ydych wedi derbyn yr e-bost hwn drwy
gamgymeriad, hysbyswch yr anfonwr ar unwaith os gwelwch yn dda. Mae
cynnwys yr e-bost yn cynrychioli barn yr unigolyn(ion) a enwir uchod ac
nid yw o angenrheidrwydd yn cynrychioli barn Cyngor Sir Ddinbych. Serch
hynny, fel Corff Cyhoeddus, efallai y bydd angen i Gyngor Sir Ddinbych
ddatgelu'r e-bost hwn [neu unrhyw ymateb iddo] dan ddarpariaethau
deddfwriaethol.
The information contained in this e-mail message and any files transmitted
with it is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom
they are addressed. If you have received this e-mail in error please
notify the sender immediately. The contents of this e-mail represents the
views of the individual(s) named above and do not necessarily represent
the views of Denbighshire County Council. However, as a Public Body,
Denbighshire County Council may be required to disclose this e-mail [or
any response to it] under legislative provisions.

References

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1. mailto:[Denbighshire County Council request email]
2. https://newsletter.ico.org.uk/c/1bedZlVe...
3. http://www.sirddinbych.gov.uk/
4. http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/
5. http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/privacy