Latest News

Grants for Business: Update

 

I’ll keep this brief: EDC have updated their website with the text shown below. If you think you are eligible for a grant (please check the criteria first) but have not had an email from EDC, please email them directly at LRSG@eden.gov.uk

https://www.eden.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/business-support-grants/

Tier 4 Restrictions (31 December to 4 January 2021)

Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed)

  • Eligibility: For businesses in business rated properties, legally forced to close due to Tier 4 restrictions.
  • Grant Amounts: £667, £1,000 or £1,500 dependent on rateable value per 14-day period of restrictions. This will be a 5-day pro rata payment.
  • Grant Application Status: We have emailed eligible businesses for automatic payment.

National Lockdown (5 January 2021 until at least February half-term)

Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed)

  • Eligibility: For businesses in business rated properties, legally forced to close due to national restrictions.
  • Grant amounts: £667, £1,000 or £1,500 dependent on the rateable value of the property per 14-day period of restrictions. Businesses will receive a 42 day (6 week) payment initially which will be £2,001, £3,000 or £4,500 dependent on rateable value.
  • Grant Application Status: We have emailed eligible businesses for automatic payment.

Retail Leisure and Hospitality – one off grants

  • Eligibility: For businesses in business rated properties, legally forced to close due to national restrictions.
  • Grant Amounts: A one off payment of £4,000, £6,000 or £9,000 dependent on the rateable value of the property.
  • Grant Application Status: We have emailed eligible businesses for automatic payment.

 Additional Restrictions Grant

  • Eligibility: For businesses severely impacted by the current National Lockdown, but not eligible for the above schemes.
  • Grant Amounts: This will be confirmed in our policy once published.
  • Grant Application Status: More information to follow soon. A policy detailing eligibility and an application form will be made available on this page before the end of January.

 

 

 

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.


Posted on

Penrith 1940’s Weekend

Plans for the 1940’s weekend are gathering pace, thanks to the great work being done by Penrith Town Council. Lots of businesses are already signed up to get involved dressing up, dressing windows or doing something else to help take …
Read more >



Posted on

Latest Government Update on COVID in the workplace

Update from HM Gov for your attention:   The UK Health Security Agency has set out new public health principles for workplaces for businesses, organisations and employers in England to consider in managing the risk to their workforce from respiratory …
Read more >

 

 

Copyright 2018 Penrith BID. All rights reserved. Website by Three Peaks Web Design