Advice and support for businesses


Local Restrictions Support Grant

If you have a business that has ceased trading due to the new national restrictions from 5 November 2020, you can apply for a local restrictions support grant even after the restriction period has finished.

Find out more on our Local Restrictions Support Grant page.


Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG)

The basic idea of the Additional Restrictions Grant is simple – financial support for businesses that were trading immediately before the restrictions and have been required to close or have experienced a significant reduction in income as a result of the restrictions from the 2nd December 2020.

Find out more on our Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) page.


Tier 3 Business Support Grants

Businesses who have previously applied for the LRSG because they had to close during the lockdown that ran till 2nd December and are eligible for the additional tier 3 grant.

Find out more on our Tier 3 Business Support Grant page.


Tier 4 Business Support Grants

Businesses who have previously applied for the LRSG because they had to close during the lockdown that ran till 2nd December and are eligible for the additional tier 4 grant for the period 20th Dec to 4th Jan 2021.

Find out more on our Tier 4 Business Support Grant page.


National Lockdown Grants from 5th January 2021

As a result of the national lockdown imposed from 5th January, the Local Restrictions Support Grant (LRSG) will be paid for six weeks from this date. There is also a one-off grant available for those businesses required to close for this period. Businesses will be contacted via email that have previoulsy successfully applied for the LRSG for the lockdown period that ran from 5th November until 2nd December 2020.

Find out more on our National Lockdown Business Support Grant page.