Unless I am reading this wrong, this wonderful business loan [LINK], seems to only cover certain businesses, so, will this mean, if your not on the list, then, sorry, say good by to your business?

These are the eligible businesses according to the pdf.

UK SIC 2007  – EFG Eligibility

  • 01100 Growing of non-perennial crops Eligible
  • 01200 Growing of perennial crops Eligible
  • 01300 Plant propagation Eligible
  • 01400 Animal production Eligible
  • 03100 Fishing Eligible
  • 03200 Aquaculture Eligible
  • 10200 Processing and Preserving of fish, crustaceans and molluscs Eligible
  • 15000 Mixed farming Eligible
  • 16000 Support activities to agriculture and post-harvest crop activities Eligible
  • 49410 Freight transport by road Eligible
  • 64191 Banks Not Eligible
  • 64192 Building Societies Not Eligible
  • 64205 Activities of financial services holding companies Eligible
  • 65100 Insurance Not Eligible
  • 65200 Reinsurance Not Eligible
  • 81100 Combined facilities support activities Eligible
  • 84000 Public administration and defence; compulsory social security Eligible
  • 85100 Pre-primary education Eligible
  • 85200 Primary education Not Eligible
  • 85310 General secondary education Not Eligible
  • 85420 Tertiary education Eligible
  • 86101 Hospital activities Eligible
  • 86900 Other human health activities Eligible
  • 87000 Residential care activities Eligible
  • 88100 Social work activities without accommodation for the elderly and disabled Eligible
  • 88990 Other social work activities without accommodation n.e.c. Eligible
  • 91010 Library and archive activities Eligible
  • 91030 Operation of historical sites and buildings and similar visitor attractions Eligible
  • 94100 Activities of business, employers and membership organisations Not Eligible
  • 94200 Activities of trade unions Not Eligible
  • 94910 Activities of religious organisations Not Eligible
  • 94920 Activities of political organisations Not Eligible
  • 97000 Activities of households as employers of domestic personnel Not Eligible
  • 98000 Undifferentiated goods- and services-producing activities of private households for own use Not Eligible