Updated 3 July 2020

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID19), the Government announced a new Local Authority Discretionary Grant Fund which is aimed at small and micro businesses with ongoing fixed property-related costs who were not eligible for the Small Business Grant Fund or the Retail, Leisure and Hospitality Fund.

This scheme is aimed at business that:

  • have relatively high, ongoing and fixed property-related costs
  • can demonstrate that they have suffered a significant fall in income due to the COVID-19 crisis

Please read the policy associated with this application and ensure you have provided sufficient evidence in support of your claim for the losses / expenditure you have suffered as a result of this Pandemic.

Applications for this scheme closed on Sunday 12 July.

View the Local Grant Funding Guidelines Policy