We are accredited under the Recovery Loan Scheme. Find out more.

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Before you apply

  • Our funds cover specific areas of the North West and North East of England, make sure you have checked your business against our criteria here.
  • You will need to register an account to fill in our online application form.
  • You can save your progress and return to complete the form another time. 
  • Partially completed application forms will only be available up to one month before deletion.
  • You will need to upload supporting documents such as business plans and financials, some of these are mandatory.  
  • Please note, FW Capital are only able to consider funding to eligible SMEs where private sector lenders (e.g. banks, finance companies) have been unable to support this requirement, or where indicated terms were deemed unacceptable.


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If you need some assistance completing your application form contact us and we'll be happy to help.

If you have accessibility issues for our online form you can download hard copies of the form here to email to [email protected] 


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