Business Restart Grants

Restart grants are one off grants for business ratepayers, payable from 1 April 2021.

To qualify, the business must be the ratepayer on 1 April 2021 and must be trading on that date. Trading indicators can include:

  • the business has staff on furlough
  • the business continues to trade online
  • the business is engaged in business activity

and is not

  • in liquidation
  • dissolved
  • struck off or subject to a striking off notice

Non-essential retail premises

Eligible non-essential retail premises businesses are entitled to the following grant values:

Rateable value Grant
£0-15,000 £2,667
£15,001-£50,999 £4,000
£51,000 and over £6,000

Hospitality, leisure, accommodation, gym & sports, and personal care sectors

Eligible businesses in the hospitality, leisure, accommodation, gym & sports, and personal care sector are entitled to the following grant values:

Rateable value Grant
£0-15,000 £8,000
£15,001-£50,999 £12,000
£51,000 and over £18,000

Eligibility

The list of businesses eligible for each grant have been categorised by business type.

How to apply

Fill out our online form to submit your application.

Apply for a Business Restart Grant