About Us

The Trust provides a one stop portal to start-up and growth companies to access the wide range of business funding that is available as well as free business advice and support.



The Oldham Enterprise Trust can assist you with securing funding including, Grants for those under 25 and low cost loans to over 25.


Get In Touch

The Trust helps Oldham residents into enterprise and employability. To learn more about how we can help you and your business, contact us today!

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We regularly arrange events where you can learn and get help about business and funding. Currently there are no ongoing events.

Apply For Funding Today!

The Oldham Enterprise Trust can assist you with securing funding including:

  • Grants for those under 25 and low cost loans to those aged 25-30 funded by the Stoller fund
  • Access to the government’s Start Up Loan Scheme for those over 30 years of age starting up a new business
  • Access to a range of other funding facilitated by Business Finance Solutions (part of the Manchester Growth Company).

Complete a simple form online to get your application underway:

Apply Now

NewsOET News


Finalists in 2017 at One Oldham Awards

Congratulations to our Oldham Enterprise Fund “WinnerS” who have been selected as Finalists in the 2017 One Oldham Business Awards. Well done to these fairly fledgling enterprises who have come a long way in a short time. We await the results from the opening of the Golden Envelopes at the Business Awards!! We will feature...


Oldham Enterprise Fund Launch 21/2/17

The Oldham Enterprise Fund was launched this week at an event attended by over 100 people in Mahdlo Youth Zone. The fund is a £4 million pot of funding aimed at supporting local enterprise and to stimulate the Oldham economy. With the funding comes a wide range of free business advice and support. Business support...


Oldham Means Business

Help is at hand for the next generation of Oldham entrepreneurs who want to get their businesses off the ground.   The Oldham Enterprise Fund is a local easy to access fund aimed at supporting both new and existing businesses based in the borough. It is now being relaunched with a £4 million fund and...