Business Rates

 

COVID-19 Grant Funding

On October 31st, the Government announced there would be further funding to support businesses that are required to close due to local or national restrictions being put in place to manage coronavirus and save lives.
 
This support will take the form of a grant funding scheme.
 
Eligible businesses will receive a grant of up to £3000 for each eligible business premise for each four-week period that the restrictions are imposed.
 
Occupied businesses on the local rating list with a rateable value £15,000 or less grants to be £1,334 per month, or £667 per two weeks
 
Occupied businesses on the local rating list with a rateable value between £15,000 and £51,000 grants to be £2,000 per month, or £1,000 per two weeks.
 
Occupied businesses on the local rating list with a rateable value of £51,000 or over grants to be £3,000 per month, or £1,500 per two weeks
 
An application form for the grant can be found here.
 
More details can be found here on the Covid-19 Business Grant page.
 
Official guidance relating to the scheme can be found via this link.
 
 
For advice and help available to businesses during this coronavirus pandemic please visit the Coronavirus Information for Businesses page. For free advice please contact the Business Rates department at Surrey Heath Borough Council on 01276 707100.
 
Bounce Back Loans, Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, Large Business Interruption Loan and the Coronavirus future fund - All deadlines have been extended to 31st January 2021
 
For more information please visit the support grant page and the business support page on the .Gov website.