FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES

Tier 4 & National Lockdown Business Closures from Thursday 31 December 2020, and Tuesday 05 January 2021 to 31 March 2021.:

If your business was ordered to close as part of the Tier 4 (Stay At Home level), and/or National Lockdown (Stay at Home level) regulations and restrictions by Government from Thursday 31 December 2020, or Tuesday 05 January 2021, you may be eligible to Local Restriction support Grant (For Closed Businesses).

The financial support will apply to businesses mandated to close from Thursday 31 December 2020, and from Tuesday 05 January 2021.

Government have issued details of business support up to 31 March 2021.

This application form also includes details in relation to the additional one-off top up grants of up to £9000 announced by Government on 06 January 2021.
Please note: Closing date for applications for this scheme is 5:00pm Wednesday 31 March 2021

Check your eligibility and apply for the Local Restriction Support Grant (For Closed Businesses)

 

Financial support for other businesses:

If your business has not been ordered to close as part of the Tier 4 (Stay At Home level), and/or National Lockdown (Stay at Home level) regulations and restrictions by Government from Thursday 31 December 2020, or Tuesday 05 January 2021, your business may be eligible for Additional Restriction Grant.
 
In addition, if your business has been ordered to close as part of the Tier 4 (Stay At Home level), and/or National Lockdown (Stay at Home level) regulations and restrictions by Government from Thursday 31 December 2020, or Tuesday 05 January 2021, but you do not have your own business rates assessment,  your business may be eligible for Additional Restriction Grant.
 
Check your eligibility and apply for the Additional Restriction Grant
Please note: Closing date for applications for this scheme is 5:00pm Thursday 01 April 2021.

Restart Grants:

Government has announced that the current Local Restriction Support Grant schemes, which provide support for eligible businesses that have a business rates assessment will close for applications on 31 March 2021.

As announced in the Budget of the 03 March 2021, these will be replaced by Restart Grants from 01 April 2021.

The Restart Grants provide up to £6,000 per premises for non-essential retail businesses and up to £18,000 per premises for hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym businesses, giving them the cash certainty they need to plan ahead and safely relaunch trading over the coming months.

Check your eligibility and apply for the Restart Grants
Please note: Closing date for applications for this scheme is 5:00pm Wednesday 30 June 2021.