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Grants for Businesses

GRANTS AVAILABLE : Claim at https://midsussex.grantapproval.co.uk/
Additional Restriction Discretionary Grant Round 4
National Restriction Grants
Business Support Package
Local Restriction Grants – More information

Grants for each category of business

Direct Hospitality
Direct Retail Personal Care
Close Contact Facilities
Accommodation Sports & Leisure All Businesses

Pubs & Clubs Restaurants Shops Hair
Beauty & Nails
Tattoo & Body Piercing
Hotels
Holiday Accommodation
Gyms
Studios
Golf Courses
Riding Schools
Sole Traders
Mobile Workers
Home Businesses
Supply Industry
Rateable Businesses

Guide to Closed Businesses

NEW Business Support Payment and Local Restriction Grants Extension 16/02/21-31/03/21 will be paid automatically, if you have claimed and been awarded a Business Support Payment 05/01/21-15/02/21, there is no need to reapply.

Please review the grants you have received against those you are eligible for indicated in the grants for each category of business ( above) and make additional claims as required.

Pubs, restaurants and cafes are considered closed even if they are providing a take away or click and collect service whilst their restaurant seating area is otherwise closed.

Take-a-ways without restaurant areas will not be considered under the closed national schemes.

Retail shops are considered closed even if they are providing a take click and collect service whilst their main selling area is otherwise closed.

Guide to Closed Businesses:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/further-businesses-and-premises-to-close/closing-certain-businesses-and-venues-in-england

Guide to Tier 5

Guide to Tier 4

Guide to Tier 2

Relevant dates Tier 5

from 05/01/21

Relevant dates Tier 4

from 26/12/20 - 04/01/21

Relevant dates Tier 2

from 02/12/20 - 25/12/20

How to apply :

Same for all :

Apply at https://midsussex.grantapproval.co.uk

Register as an individual with full details

Apply as a:

  • individual – sole trader
  • incorporated body – ltd company or partnership by deed
  • unincorporated – charity or association

Apply for each grant separately:

  • Based on if you are closed or open for business
  • Answer questions fully
  • Upload evidence and documents in a compatible format i.e. pdf
  • Sign off document with a number to confirm details

Eligibility :

Dependant on:

  • Type of grant see grants for each catergory of business
  • Open or Closed Business

What to provide:

Dependant on:

Type of grant see grants for each catergory of business

Government Grants

Grant Scheme Name Status Description Priority Sectors Business Rate Payers Only Grant Value
           
Additional Restrictions Grant - Round 3

Claims being accepted

Businesses Financially impacted All Sectors No Pro-rata Up to £9,000 (exeptional circumstances up to £25,000)per funding round
           
Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed Addendum) Claims being accepted November lockdown & Businesses mandated to close Tier 4 Restrictions All closed sectors Yes Pro-rata Up to £4,500 per 42 day period
           
Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed Businesses) Claims being accepted Only available for the periods of Tier 2 restrictions Leisure & Hospitality Yes Pro-rata up to £1,500 per 14 day period
           

Local Restrictions Support Grant

(Open Businesses)

Claims being accepted Only available for the periods of Tier 2 restrictions Leisure, Hospitality, Hotels, Bed & Breakfast Yes Pro-rata up to £1,500 per 14 day period
           

Wet-Led Pubs Grant

(Christmas Support Payment)

Claims being accepted Public Houses Only Closes:31/01/21 Any wet-led pub serving less than 50% food Hopsitality Yes One-off £1,000 grant
           

Local Restrictions Support Grant
(Closed Businesses)

Claims being
accepted
National Lockdown
January closed
businesses
All sectors mandated
to close
Yes Claims up to £4,500 for
42 day period
           

Closed Business Lock Down Payment

Claims being
accepted
National Lockdown
January closed
businesses
All sectors mandated
to close
Yes One-off up to £9,000 grant

Frequently Asked Questions :

BIES Frequently asked questions:

Discretionary schemes:

National Schemes Current:

Check if you are eligible: