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Open 4 Business Portal

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Carlisle City Council is providing local businesses with free access to its local business support and grant portal provided by Open4Business. This is tailored for the Carlisle area and includes local, regional and national schemes.

Business can also search for funding relevant to their size and sector. To use the portal, you will first need to register with Open4Business.


Grants and Funding


Funding news from National Lottery Community Fund

21 May 2020/Categories: Grants_and_Funding

We have an exciting update.

As well as our own National Lottery funding we’re delighted that we are distributing funding on behalf of the Government to support communities through COVID-19.

Applications for the government’s £200mil Coronavirus Community Support Fund will open to at 10am on Friday 22nd May 2020. This funding is to support the community through Covid-19.

All applications must be submitted through the online portal, this is to ensure applicants receive the funding criteria and necessary application information in the first instance. Please note that high volumes of applications are expected. All applications will be responded to as soon as possible.  

The online portal can be accessed, from 10am on Friday 22nd May, through The National Lottery Community Fund’s website:  

Applications will open Friday 22 May, at 10am.



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