Applications are now been accepted by Shropshire Council to support your business through the second lockdown.

Businesses can apply for grants based on the below payment thresholds:

  • For properties with a rateable value of £15k or under, grants to be £1,334
  • For properties with a rateable value of between £15k-£51k grants to be £2,000
  • For properties with a rateable value of £51k or over grants to be £3,000

In order to be eligible for a grant payment under the LRSG scheme, your business must:

  • Be registered as the business rates payer to Shropshire Council, for a property entered on the non-domestic rating list on 4 November 2020
  • Must have been open and providing in-person services to customers from their business premises, then mandated to close as a result of regulations made under the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (No 4) Regs 2020
  • Have been forced to close due to national lockdown restrictions, had their first full day of closure on or after the 5 November 2020
  • Fall under one of the following business categories:
  • Non-essential retail
    • Hospitality
    • Leisure/community venue
    • Sports facilities
    • Personal care

Read more about the Local Restrictions Support Grant scheme.

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Discretionary Grants

If your business has not been forced to close, but you have been severely impacted by COVID-19 you may be eligible to apply for a discretionary grant.

To register your interest please email: covid19businessenquiries@shropshire.gov.uk