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Local Restriction Support Grants and the Additional Restrictions Grants

About this form

The Government has announced further financial support for businesses payable via Local Restrictions Support Grants (LRSG) and Additional Restrictions Grants (ARG) to assist businesses from 5th November 2020 onwards dealing with the effects of the Coronavirus. This form is provided to capture the information required by the Council to verify and make payment of the appropriate grant. Please ensure you supply all the information requested to help us process your claim as quickly as possible.

How much funding will be provided?

Under the LRSG scheme, for those businesses that are mandated to close and have a current business rates account, the amount of the funding is based on the property rateable value, with payments being made of up to £3,000 for the 4-week national lockdown period.

Under the ARG scheme, the amount of funding is based on the number of permanent employees, with payments of up to £3,000 being possible.

The funding available for the ARG is limited and priority will be given to businesses that fall within the following areas

• Retail

• Hospitality

• Leisure

• Events

• Home workers

• Market Traders

• B&B

• Shared Workspaces

What happens next?

All applications will be validated and a determination made as to whether the business is eligible for a grant and how much. Payment will be made as soon as practical after the assessment has been made.

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