Are you an entrepreneur who lives outside the Netherlands (in the EU, EEA or Switzerland)? Is your company located in the Netherlands? And has your company run into financial problems due to the corona crisis? Then you are entitled to a loan for working capital. This financial support can be requested from the municipality of Maastricht. Maastricht will implement this scheme for the whole of the Netherlands.
All information and the application form can be found on the website of the Municipality of Maastricht. Entrepreneurs with questions can contact Maastricht by telephone (+31 (0)43 350 60 30) and e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Support of reduced liquidity
The aid consists of an interest-bearing loan of up to €10,157 intended to reduce liquidity problems. The interest rate of the loan is 2%. The loan must be repaid within 3 years, repayment is only required from 1 January 2021.
Only for establishment(s) in the Netherlands
This loan is not available for entrepreneurs who live in the Netherlands and have established their business across the border. They are dependent on the country in which they are established for financial support for their business.
Always check the website of the central government
Before applying for the scheme, we strongly advise you to first check the Rijksoverheid's website to see if you are eligible for the scheme!