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19 Mar 2021

New guidance on Restart Grants issued

The Government has updated its guidance on its new Restart Grants announced in the Budget.

Restart Grants are a new scheme announced by the Chancellor Rishi Sunak on March 3, as part of financial measures to help businesses recover from the pandemic. 

The support, which will be handed out by local authorities, provides the following payments:

  • non-essential retail premises with one-off grants of up to £6,000
  • hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym business premises with one-off grants of up to £18,000.

It applies only to England from April 1, 2021.

More details and eligibility criteria here

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