The Government has announced the provision of a Local Restrictions Support Grant to assist Business Rate Payers that have been forced to close from 5th November 2020 to manage the spread of coronavirus.
Additional Restrictions Grants (Discretionary Grants).
The Council has also been instructed by Government to devise a discretionary scheme to assist certain other businesses who are not included in the Local Restriction Support Grants.
About this grant application form.
This application form is provided to capture the information required by the council to verify and make payment of the grant to your business.
To apply for this grant you will need:
Your business rates account reference which can be found on your business rates bill 2020/2021 (you may not have a business rates account reference if you are applying for a discretionary grant)
A business bank statement covering the period from 1 September 2020 or your latest bank statement, within the last three months (this will be the account to which the grant payment will be made)
Your Company Registration Number (CRN) if applicable
Your VAT Registration Number if applicable
What happens next?
All applications will be validated and a decision made as to whether the business is eligible for a grant and how much is payable. Payment will be made by BACS to the nominated bank account after the payment has been approved.
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Choose this option to start a new application. Click on the start button: