Local and national coronavirus restriction business support grants
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Extension of Business Support Package and Additional Restrictions Grant
The government has announced an extension of the Business Support Package and the Additional Restrictions Grant period from 5 January to 31 March 2021
The values of the awards have increased and are now available to businesses affected by lockdown from 5 January to 31 March 2021
Existing applicants do not need to reapply. You will automatically receive a top up payment.
The Business Support Package is available for businesses that have been told to close by government.
If your business has not been told to close, you may apply for the Additional Restrictions Grant.
Business grants available
There have been 6 local and national lockdown periods that may have affected your business.
You can apply for business grants if your business was affected during these periods.
Only 1 grant is payable from each of the periods.
Grants are available for the following date periods:
- 17 October to 4 November 2020
- 5 November to 1 December 2020
- 2 to 15 December 2020
- 16 to 19 December 2020
- 20 December to 4 January 2021
- 5 January to 31 March 2021
Check each period to make sure you have applied for all grants that are available to you.
If you are re-applying for a grant that you have received previously, there will be an option to pre-fill your details on your new application.
All grant applications are made using the Grant Approval website.
If you have any issues with submitting an application email Business Grants for help.
Further financial support for businesses during coronavirus can be found on the GOV.UK website.
All of the support grants are subject to the state-aid limits.