Yoxall Parish Council

Yoxall Parish Council

 

Financial support for local businesses affected by Covid restrictions.

Dec 31, 2020

Support grants for local business.

The government has announced an extension to the grant scheme where businesses in Staffordshire have had to close due to Tier 4 COVID restrictions.

Grants of up to £1500 per fortnight are available.

To check your eligibility, go to: www.gov.U.K. then coronavirus COVID-19. Click on:

Support for businesses and self employed people during coronavirus THEN Funding and support for businesses during coronavirus.

You can apply for a grant in a Tier 4 area where your business has been required to close because of local restrictions where those restrictions resulted in a first full day closure on or after 19 December 2020.

You will need to show:

1. Your business is based in England.

2. Your business occupies a property on which business rates are paid (and is the rate payer).

3. Your business has been required to close for at least 14 days because of local restrictions.

4. Your business has been unable to provide its usual in-person customer service from its premises.

There are restrictions so please check.