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Grants available for Gedling borough firms affected by Omicron


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Businesses in Gedling borough most impacted by the Omicron variant can now apply for Government grant support.

The scheme will provide support to hospitality, leisure and accommodation businesses in recognition of the impact the rise of the Omicron variant.

It is administered by Gedling Borough Council with funding provided by the Government.

Business may be eligible for a grant from the council if they meet the following criteria:

  • Occupies a property in Gedling with a business rate account.
  • Is a hospitality, leisure or accommodation business.
  • Was trading on December 30, 2021.
  • Has not exceeded the Covid-19 Business Grant Subsidy Allowance.
Gedling Borough Council
The grants are being administrated by Gedling Borough Council

Grant amounts are based on the rateable value of properties at December 30, 2021.

Eligible businesses will receive a grant of:

  • £2,667 for each property with a rateable value of exactly £15,000 or under
  • £4,000 for each property with a rateable value of over £15,000 and less than £51,000
  • £6,000 for each property with a rateable value of exactly £51,000 or over.

Those looking to apply will need the following documents to complete their application.

  • Your most recent 2021/22 business rates bill
  • A bank statement that covers a period within the last 3 months. This must show the bank account holder name, address, sort code, account number and transactions to demonstrate trading.

You can apply for the business grants on the council’s website HERE

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