Bounce Back Loan and Top-up scheme
Provided lending from £2k to £50k over 6 years for businesses impacted by coronavirus. No interest payments for 12 months.
Security may be required. Product fees may apply. Over 18s only. Subject to status and eligibility criteria. Business use only.
The Bounce Back Loan, Top-up Loan, CBILS and CLBILS are closed to new applications from 31 March 2021.
The Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) will support businesses with Group annual turnover of over £45 million to access loans of up to £200 million.
If you are an existing Ulster Bank customer you could be eligible for a Capital Repayment Holiday on your Business Loan. To request a Capital Repayment Holiday, contact your Relationship Manager. If you don’t have a Relationship Manager, you can apply online.
We provide enterprise owners with flexible, everyday business finance options. Whether you're after instant access to cash with a business credit card for day-to-day expenses, or a small business loan to fund a new project with, we could help you achieve your goals.
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Support to help you manage an increase in demand for your goods or services. Includes funding options, recruitment, upskilling your workforce, leadership guidance and exporting.
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Our Relationship Managers and Business Banking teams are here to offer help mitigate the financial impact of coronavirus.
Support available includes:
For more information about the government support available and how to access it, visit our government schemes page.
We’re doing everything we can to keep our branch services running for customers. Unfortunately we’re unable to keep all our branches open today and our remaining branches are operating on reduced hours.
We're prioritising core opening hours from 10am until 3pm. Please help us support those who need us most. Our colleagues in branches and contact centres are working incredibly hard in difficult circumstances. Please don't visit your branch unless it's critical and if you do, please practice safe social distancing.
BBL, CBILS and CLBILS are managed by the British Business Bank on behalf of, and with the financial backing of, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.
British Business Bank plc is a development bank wholly owned by HM Government. It is not authorised or regulated by the PRA or the FCA.