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Application for individual or business

    1. Complete this simple application form and press submit (if you’re having any issues submitting this form, you can download it as a Word document here and send it directly to [email protected])

    2. If your application is successful, we’ll get in touch and invite you in to attend a “Pitch Event” (approximately 1-2 weeks from the application closing date)

    3. If you're successful, you will be invited to join DCI and get started!

    Good luck!

    You must have been trading under 12 months* to join DCI.

    *(Under ERDF rules, your company incorporation date is your start trading date)
    The DCI Manager may contact you for further information or arrange a meeting to discuss in more detail prior to the “Pitch Event”

    Fields marked with * are required

    How did you hear about DCI:
    Social mediaNewsWord of mouthEventGoogle SearchAdvert

    What stage best describes where your business is at?*
    Not started/Idea stageCompany formed/not trading/require investmentAbout to startTrading < 3 monthsTrading < 6 monthsTrading < 12 months

    Your Details

    Business Details


    You have a firm, workable business idea/proposition that has growth potential?*

    You have the right to live and work in the UK?*

    How many additional people (if any) will be involved in the direct running of your business?*

    Which three sentences explain the main goal of your business within the next 2 years and what you require assistance with most (tick one or more)*