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Top-up Grants for Businesses

Published on Monday, 4th January 2021

Businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors are to receive a one-off grant worth up to £9,000, the Chancellor has announced.

Following the National lockdown, the government has today announced more funding to provide support to our local retail, hospitality and leisure businesses.

The one-off top-ups will be granted to closed businesses as follows:

  • £4,000 for businesses with a rateable value of £15,000 or under
  • £6,000 for businesses with a rateable value between £15,000 and £51,000
  • £9,000 for businesses with a rateable value of over £51,000

Businesses that don't qualify for the above grant will be able to apply for a discretionary grant, details to follow.

When the application process opens, it will be announced here and on social media - and

More information about the grants can be found on