Business Restart Grant Scheme

Eligibility

Grants under this scheme will be available to businesses that:

  • Are based in the Scarborough borough
  • Are rated and assessed for Non-Domestic Rates (business rates) purposes – you will need your business rates account reference to apply
  • Where the business operation carried out at the premises is in the relevant sector and falls under the appropriate definition as outlined by BEIS (please refer to BEIS business definition guidance link found further down this page)

This grant cannot be awarded where:

  • The business is not rated for Non-Domestic Rates (business rates) purposes
  • Where the business operation carried out at the premises does not fall within one of the relevant sectors defined by BEIS for the purposes of this grant

Amount of funding available to businesses

This grant scheme is a one-off amount and depends on the rateable value of the qualifying premises and the business sector the premises operates under.

Strand 1 – non-essential retail

Rateable value of premises Grant amount
£15,000 or under £2,667
£15,001 to £50,999 £4,000
£51,000 or above £6,000

Strand 2 – hospitality, leisure, accommodation, personal care, gym and sports

Rateable value of premises Grant amount
£15,000 or under £8,000
£15,001 to £50,999 £12,000
£51,000 or above £18,000

Please see the BEIS business definitions here regarding the business types that fall under each sector associated with the above strands.

When applying for this scheme, please ensure you enter details accurately such as your Non-Domestic Rates account reference. To ensure applications are dealt with as quickly and efficiently as possible, some elements of automation have been built into our processing which rely on certain details being provided correctly. If you enter details incorrectly, this will delay your application being processed.

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  This scheme is now closed for applications.