Richmondshire District Council

For businesses that are affected by the current national lockdown, financial support will be available shortly. As soon as we are able to accept applications for Lockdown grants, we will publicise this on our website. Please do not use the Local Restriction Support Grants application forms to apply for January 2021 Lockdown grants.

Lockdown guidance for businesses

Read the latest guidance for businesses following the National Lockdown announcement:

Latest support for businesses and employers

The Government have provided the following advice for businesses and employers:


The York and North Yorkshire Growth Hub are hosting a series of webinars to support businesses, covering topics such as marketing, leadership, tourism and improving your website SEO.

Useful links

  • Further advice for businesses can be found on the Business and Economy advice page  
  • The GOV.UK website provides information on financial support for businesses.  
  • the Business Growth Hub has developed a range of resources and guidance to ensure businesses feel supported and are prepared. For access to advisors and guidance on contingency management, visit the Business Growth Hub's dedicated coronavirus support page
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