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The Chancellor has announced one-off 'Restart Grants' from 1 April 2021 for Businesses liable for business rates.

This grant replaces the Local Restrictions Support Grants which were awarded up to 31 March 2021.

Please see the guidance on Local Restriction Support Grants the Gov.uk website.

We encourage all business owners to read the guidance to confirm eligibility, and note that the types of business in each category have changed.

If you have received an LRSG grant previously

We will email you with a link to complete a short form. If you do not receive an email by 21 April please contact the Business Rates team.

If you have not received or claimed any LRSG grants

There will be an application form on our website shortly for you to complete.

Grants available

Non-essential retail

  • Qualifying Non-essential retail businesses with a rateable value of £15,000 or less, will receive a one-off grant of £2,667.
  • Qualifying Non-essential retail businesses with a rateable value over £15,000 and less than £51,000, will receive a one-off grant of £4,000.
  • Qualifying Non-essential retail businesses with a rateable value of £51,000 or above, will receive a one-off grant of £6,000.

Hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym business premises

  • Qualifying hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym business premises with a rateable value of £15,000 or less, will receive a one-off grant of £8,000.
  • Qualifying hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym business premises with a rateable value over £15,000 and less than £51,000, will receive a one-off grant of £12,000.
  • Qualifying hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym business premises with a rateable value of £51,000 or above, will receive a one-off grant of £18,000.

Updated information will be provided on this webpage.