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How to apply for Covid-19 business support grants

The Government is providing funding to local councils to support businesses impacted by Covid-19.

Funding schemes

Businesses in rated premises required to close
Businesses required to close during national restrictions are eligible for the main government business support grants.

Discretionary scheme
This scheme is now closed to new applications. The discretionary scheme was for businesses in non-rated premises; running from a domestic premise; or those able to remain open but who are severely affected by restrictions

Page last reviewed: 31 March 2021