Digital Growth Programme

Digital Selling Capability Grant

Invest NI COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant

The COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant is open again and this time it is eligible to existing retailer or wholesalers with 5 employees or more. 

  • Your business operation is based in Northern Ireland and has been trading at least 2 years.
  • You are a small or medium-sized business employing 5 or more full-time equivalent staff in Northern Ireland.
  • You are a retail or wholesale business with physical retail or wholesale premises in Northern Ireland, accessible to the public.
  • Where your business turnover includes income from sources other than your retail or wholesale premises, more than 50% of your total turnover/sales/revenue must be from your retail/wholesale operation (i.e. you are NOT primarily a manufacturer, producer, engineering or services business, etc.)
  • Your business has an existing online presence such as a business website or social media channels.
  • Your business has a physical product, or a range of physical products, that can be sold online and shipped to customers.
  • In either the current or previous two financial years, more than 50% of your revenue has come from offline sales instead of online sales.
  • Your project is not receiving any other public funding, such as government or European Union funding.
  • You are able to deliver your project, pay the costs in full to your supplier(s) and submit your claim to Invest NI before 28¬†February 2022.

More information from Invest NI

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