Elmbridge Civic Improvement Fund (ECIF)

Elmbridge Borough Council

About the grant scheme

The Elmbridge Civic Improvement Fund (ECIF) offers money to Elmbridge businesses to support business growth and boost the local economy.

To date the fund has provided over £1,150,000 to local businesses and projects, with over 240 applications having been approved. Grants of up to 90% are available.


The types of projects that the scheme supports include:

  • Street furniture and street scene improvements
  • Improving shop fronts and signage
  • Promotions and marketing initiatives
  • Learning and skills or training initiatives
  • Fat, oil and grease (FOG) interceptors for restaurant and catering premises

Find out how these businesses benefited from their new shop fronts.

“It has definitely increased awareness of my business because the shopfront looks so smart”

Bathroom Eleven

Bathroom and Kitchen Renovations - Weybridge Elmbridge Surrey & South West London by Home To Improve
Weybridge Dental Care
Baby Sensory Classes - Early Learning for Babies & toddlers in Oatlands Weybridge
Releve School of Ballet - Weybridge Addlestone and Claygate Classes
Music On The Green at Christ Church Esher Elmbridge Surrey