Business Rates

Grant Funding Schemes FAQ

Two business grant schemes, the Small Business Grants Fund and the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grants Fund, were announced by the Chancellor on 11 and 17 March 2020.

The funding is available to help small, rural, retail, leisure and hospitality businesses with their ongoing business costs in recognition of the disruption caused by COVID-19

Guidance on the two funding schemes has been published and updated on the GOV.UK website.

A set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) in relation to the Grant Funding Schemes is also available.

These grant schemes are now closed.