Applying for a loan

Heart of Bucks administers the Bucks Big Society Bank, awarding loans of between £1,000 and £25,000.

Please read the information below carefully in order to establish whether or not a loan is appropriate for your organisation or project.

Who can apply for a loan?
What we can fund
Loan repayment
What is the cost to your organisation?


If you are interested in applying for a loan, please fill in our Expression of Interest Form.

What happens next?

– Our Loans Officer will be in touch to discuss your application further. If it is appropriate for your organisation to apply you will be sent a full application form which will need to be completed and submitted along with a project/business plan, accounts for the last 3 years and a suggested schedule of repayments.
– Once submitted, applications are considered by our independent Credit Committee. There are no deadlines.