BID Leicester Business Start-Up

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BID Leicester Business Start-Up

BID Leicester Business Start-Up

BID Leicester By BID Leicester

BID Leicester is looking to support start-ups and fledgling businesses with innovative new products or services.

Leicester Idea stage

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Criteria We're looking to support new businesses, typically between 0-2 years, this can be a brand-new business or an existing business with an innovative idea, or new product or service. Applicants should demonstrate the need for their idea; what is the market for it? Why is it different or unique to what is already available? Importantly, what difference will it make to people in Leicester? We would like to see applications that demonstrate positive economic, environment and /or social impact. Businesses applying can be for profit or not for profit.

What we'll deliver:

  • Projects will benefit the business community and local economy
  • We will offer financial support to entrepreneurs and local start-ups
  • New businesses/projects will improve the city centre offer for the public

Why it's a great idea:

Funding will be secured by the best projects that show promise to positively impact the city centre community. This will give start-ups a better chance of surviving, thriving and realising their potential.

Steps to get it done:

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Location Leicester

About the space

Leicester City Centre, defined as the area within the inner ring road.


Leicester City Council

How will the money be spent?Total £1,328

Misc - £1,200 (90%)
Other - £128 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. Before entering fundraising these costs will be confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified by the verifier.

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  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • We'll use extra funds to support more projects that show demonstrable benefit to local business start-ups in the city centre.

Total £1,328

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