Latest Government guidance
We are now in step 4 , businesses will be required to have a Risk Assessment which encompasses COVID-19 to ensure safe working practices.
If you would like Environmental Health to review and give guidance in regards to Risk Assessment, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org adding number workers for the business, type of business and any other relevant information into the body of the email.
On this page you can find details about funding schemes being distributed by the council.
Business grants summary Scheme Who is it for? Type of payment Status Additional Restrictions Grant (Round 2) For businesses who were severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This means a reduced turnover of 20% or more for the period 1 April 2020 to date of
application, in comparison to the previous year.
One off payment dependent on type of business. Closed. Additional Restrictions Grant (Round 3) For businesses who had not received any statutory grants since November lockdown which started on 5 November 2020 or a Restart Grant. One off payment dependent on type of business and rateable value. Closed. Local Restriction Support Grant for closed businesses (Addendum 5 January 2021) For businesses required to close as a result of current national lockdown restrictions.
Must be a rated premise
First payment covers 42 days of lockdown from 5 January until 16 February. Second payment to cover 44 days from 16 February to 31 March 2021. Closed. Restart Grants from 1 April Non-essential retail, hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym businesses. One-off payment dependent on type of business and rateable value. Closed.
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