Eligibility

Do you have an annual turnover not exceeding € 50 million or an annual balance sheet not exceeding € 43 million?

  • Do you employ fewer than 250 persons?
  • Is your company’s primary location within the Thames Gateway South Essex or Mid Essex region - meaning that it falls within the local authority postcode areas postcode eligibilty check covered by Thurrock, Basildon, Castle Point, Rochford, Southend, Maldon, Chelmsford or Brentwood?
  • Do other enterprises hold a stake of 25% or more of the capital or voting rights?

If the answer is yes to the first three questions, and no to the fourth, your enterprise will qualify as an SME