UK Government support measures

Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed)

What is it?

Businesses required to close in England due to local or national restrictions will be eligible to receive the following:

  • For properties with a rateable value of £15,000 or under, grant of £1,334 per 28-day qualifying restriction period.
  • For properties with a rateable value over £15,000 and below £51,000, grant of £2,000 per 28-day qualifying restriction period.
  •  For properties with a rateable value of exactly £51,000 and over, grant of £3,000 per 28-day qualifying restriction period.

Am I eligible?

Businesses that are eligible are those that have been mandated to close by Government and include non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities and hospitality businesses.

What do I need to do to access it?

Access to the grants can vary by Local Authority. Speak to your Local Authority for more details.

Government guidance for Local Authorities can be found here and accompanying addendum for Local Authorities can be found here.

Guidance has been updated with details of grants available during the national restriction period from 5 January 2021, onwards. To check if your business is eligible for a cash grant from your local council for each period under national restrictions, click here.

Who do I need to speak to?

Speak to your Local Authority for more details.