Northern VCT Share Offers

To raise up to £40million in the 2021/22 tax year

Northern VCTs

The three Northern VCTs (Northern Venture Trust PLC, Northern 2 VCT PLC and Northern 3 VCT PLC) have each launched share offers, to raise a total of up to £40 million in aggregate (£6 million, £17 million and £17 million respectively) in the 2021/22 tax year.

The offers are now open and are expected to close no later than 31 March 2022 (unless fully subscribed by an earlier date). All subscriptions will be process on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

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Key Documents

To download any of the offer documents click on the buttons below:


To view the Key Information Documents click on the buttons below:


Copies of the Stock Exchange announcements made by each of the Northern VCTs in respect of the share offers can be found at:

How to invest

Apply Online

Apply directly via online receiving agent.


Apply by Post

A paper application form and instructions can be found here. Existing shareholders that have elected to receive hard copy notifications will be sent a copy automatically.

Completed forms should be sent to: Northern VCTs Offer, The City Partnership (UK) Limited, The Mending Rooms, Park Valley Mills, Meltham Road, Huddersfield HD4 7BH.


For further information relating to applications made or the process to make an application, please contact The City Partnership on 01484 240 910. For any other enquiries please contact Mercia Investor Relations at 0330 223 1431 or at

Northern VCTs Funds Raised

Correct as of: 5:20pm 8 March 2022


Target Raise (£) Amount Raised* (£) Percentage of Target Raised (%) Status
Northern Venture Trust PLC              6,000,000                     6,000,000 100% CLOSED
Northern 2 VCT PLC            17,000,000                     17,000,000 100% CLOSED
Northern 3 VCT PLC            17,000,000                     16,882,000 99.3% OPEN
Total            40,000,000                     39,882,000 99.7%

*Includes monies logged from applications where funds have not yet cleared.

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