The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has not directly funded the network. In three regions EENs have received funding totalling £55,437 from UK Trade and Investment (UKTI). BIS, along with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, is a parent Department of UKTI.
No funding has been provided to the EEN by Business Links.
Six regional development agencies (RDAs) have provided funding for the UK EEN totalling £2,212,485.