Additional Restrictions Grant (Discretionary) Launched

The ARG application is open for grants up to £3,000 for certain businesses mandated to close without a rateable value or for those who predominately supply or service these businesses. Apply Now

Local Restrictions Support Grants

The Government announced funding to Councils in England so that grants worth up to £3,000 per month could be distributed to businesses with premises forced to close due to the restrictions.

Government Guidance

Businesses that have chosen to close, but not been required to, will not be eligible for this grant.

Businesses required to close in England due to local or national restrictions could be eligible for the following:

  • For properties with a rateable value of £15,000 or under, grants to be £1,334 per four weeks
  • For properties with a rateable value of over £15,000 and below £51,000, grants to be £2,000 per four weeks
  • For properties with a rateable value of £51,000 or over grants to be £3,000 per four weeks.

The scheme is only available to those who pay business rates, including businesses who receive Small Business Rate Relief.  

Please complete this form so that we can assess your entitlement under this scheme.  Once you have submitted your form, you will be given details of how to e-mail us documentation relating to your business, such as a recent bank statement.  Please ensure that this form is completed by an Authorised Officer of the business or organisation.