Regional analysis of the projected number and value of R&D tax credit claims under the SME scheme, 2019-20

Based on government office region


Firms registered in London

Number of claims
Amount claimed £(m)
Average claim value for SMEs



Regional allocation is based on the postcode of the company's registered address, which might not correspond to where the R&D activity takes place.

The statistics published here for 2020-21 are provisional and have been uplifted to include estimates for claims not yet received. Revisions are expected in next year’s publication.

Numbers of claims are represented by actual figures. Cost amounts are shown in £ million.