Coronavirus - support for businesses
The Government has announced a support package to protect against the economic emergency caused by the Coronavirus. This includes loans, grants and business rates support to help manage cashflows through this period.
- Business Rates support
Businesses rates cut for the retail, childcare, hospitality and leisure sectors
- Business grants
Grants for small businesses and businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors
- Government financial support for businesses
Find out how to access the support that has been made available, who is eligible, when the schemes open and how to apply.
- Business Interruption Loan Scheme
To support businesses who may need to respond to cash-flow pressures. Delivered by British Business Bank and its partners
- HMRC Time To Pay Scheme
If you run a business or are self-employed and are concerned about paying your tax due to coronavirus, you can call HMRC’s helpline for help and advice: 0800 0159 559.
Business Grants - CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CRISIS
Our Town Centre Business Grant Scheme offers grants of up to £10,000 to businesses in Dover, Deal and Sandwich town centres.
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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Advice and information for Private Sector Landlords
Environmental information and advice for businesses
Permits and waivers are available for businesses