Funding digital projects


Access grant funding support of up to 40%* towards the cost of:

  • Digital consultancy projects

  • Equipment that will help to improve your business through the use of digital technology

  • Website, app or software build

  • Broadband infrastructure and installation

Find out more about the types of projects we can help with below.

*Eligibility criteria and minimum project values (£2,500 ex VAT) apply.

If you're already fully registered for the programme, please access your online account to start your funding application. If you have any questions, please call us on 0191 716 0960

All applications are to be assessed on a case-by-case basis and only one approved application/claim is permitted per business.

Computer Office Work

Eligibility for the Digital Drive programme is assessed on a case by case basis in line with ERDF and project eligibility guidance. Your business should be actively trading from an address in County Durham (Durham County Council area) and be classified as an SME (under 250 FTE employees and under €50m turnover). Other eligibility criteria may apply.