Richmondshire District Council

Local Restrictions Support Grant (Open)

This is a discretionary grant scheme to support those businesses that have not been required to close, but have been impacted by the local Tier 2 restrictions on social mixing which came into force on 2 December 2020. This applies to:

  • hospitality businesses
  • hotels
  • bed and breakfast establishments
  • leisure businesses

The grant is available from 2 December 2020 until Richmondshire is no longer subject to Tier 2 or Tier 3 restrictions.

To be eligible for this scheme, businesses must have been trading on 2 December 2020.


Payments

Eligible businesses will be paid grants for every 14 day qualifying period.

There are three levels of grant payment:

  • businesses occupying a property with a rateable value of £15,000 or less on 2 December 2020, or eligible businesses that do not have a property with a rateable value will receive £467 per 14 day period

  • businesses occupying a property with a rateable value over £15,000 but less than £51,000 on 2 December 2020 will receive £700 per 14 day period

  • businesses occupying a property with a rateable value of £51,000 or more on 2 December 2020 will receive £1,050 per 14 day period


Read our Local Restrictions Support Grant (Open) policy for further details about this grant.


Apply for grant

Businesses can apply for this grant via our online form:

Apply for Local Restrictions Support Grant (open)

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