COVID Business Grants
Businesses that have received a grant for the November lockdown will NOT need to reapply for further funding.
The following COVID19 support grants are to assist businesses with their fixed costs:
- Local Restrictions Support Grants
For businesses that have a business rates account and have been forced to close
- Additional Restrictions Grant phase 2
To assist businesses that don't qualify for Local Restrictions Support Grants
- Christmas support grants for 'wet-led' pubs
A one-off grant payment of £1,000 to help 'wet-led' pubs during the Christmas period.
- Business support package
The government has announced that businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors will receive a one-off top-up grant based on the rateable value of the business (£4,000-£9,000).
Other COVID-19 Support
- Business Recovery Helpline 03333 602 300 - Monday to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm
This service is funded by Kent Local Authorities and delivered by the Kent and Medway Growth Hub.
- Back to Business Hub »
We've set up a Back to Business Hub to help you find the right support to go back to business safely. We provide a wide range of advice including social distancing, food safety and enhanced hygiene measures. Call 01304 821199 option 8.
- Government support for businesses »
Find out about loans, tax relief, grants, Furlough and help for the self employed
- Other grant schemes »
A list of organisations and the types of funding they have made available
- Other support
Our Town Centre and Green Energy Business Grant Schemes offer grants of up to £10,000 to businesses in Dover, Deal and Sandwich.
Includes Alcohol & Entertainment, Gambling and Taxi licensing
Local information for new and existing businesses
The processes we carry out in selecting and awarding contracts
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Permits and waivers are available for businesses