Grant support opportunities available for Walsall businesses


Walsall Business Support can provide grants and a free training needs analysis to businesses looking to generate growth, create employment or shape training opportunities for the borough of Walsall.
If your business would like to be considered, find out more about applying for our support.


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Walsall Business Support can provide financial support of up to £10,000 for businesses looking for assistance with projects to generate growth, help tackle skills shortages and increase job opportunities in the borough of Walsall. In exceptional circumstances, the WBS board will consider applications for up to £25,000 towards projects.

With a proud heritage dating back to the 1890s, starting with the Walsall Chamber of Commerce which brought together businesses across the borough, we want to create new success stories to grow and make a positive difference.

Walsall Business Support
Walsall Business Support

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Walsall Business Support is proud to improve opportunities for growth in our borough. With a simple application process, we want businesses to tell us how we can help.

If your business needs growth investment, you want help to tackle skills shortages, or your premises need investment to keep you in the borough, we would like to hear from you.



Our board members are driven to see job opportunities in Walsall improved through funding from Walsall Business Support.

We want to draw upon Walsall’s past to shape new successes for the future.

So if you need help with your application, get in touch.


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Board members

Our criteria for successful applications is very simple. We are looking to help businesses in Walsall borough postcodes to grow and bring job opportunities to the area.


– Cllr John Murray, Chairman of Walsall Business Support

Whether you are a business needing investment in an improvement project or a company wanting help with training or equipment, we would like to hear more.


– John Baker, Secretary, Walsall Business Support

Many businesses will need help utilising grants to recruit new employees, upskill staff or contribute to the cost of apprenticeships. WBS can help navigate the way forward.


– Rob Colbourne, Board member, Walsall Business Support

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