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Essential Open Business Support Grant

Sheffield City Council are offering grants for businesses with fixed costs that are allowed to stay open under the 5 January 2021 National Lockdown. The primary activity of the business must the sale of goods and services on a face to face basis.

To apply a business must meet all of the following:

  1. can evidence it was trading on 4 January 2021
  2. has annual fixed property costs (commercial rent/ mortgage or business rates)
  3. is in occupation and trading from the premises
  4. can show a significant loss of trade due to coronavirus restrictions
  5. must be an eligible business that:
  • have been allowed to remain open by government
  • the public are required to enter business premises to purchase goods and services.

Example eligible businesses

  • food retailers, including food markets, supermarkets, convenience stores and corner shops. Includes fresh food retailers (such as butchers, bakers, greengrocers, fishmongers, and delicatessens)
  • off licences and licenced shops selling alcohol
  • pharmacies (including non-dispensing pharmacies) and chemists
  • mobility and disability support shops
  • newsagents
  • builders merchants and suppliers of products and tools used in building work and repairs.
  • garden centres and agricultural supplies shops
  • veterinary surgeons, animal rescue centres, boarding facilities, and retailers of products and food for the upkeep and welfare of animals. Animal grooming facilities used for the purposes of an animal’s welfare (and not for aesthetic purposes)
  • dental services, opticians, audiology services, chiropody, chiropractors, osteopaths and other medical or health services, including services relating to mental health
  • banks, building societies, credit unions, short term loan providers, savings clubs, cash points currency exchange offices
  • post offices
  • funeral directors
  • laundrettes and dry cleaners
  • bicycle shops, vehicle repair and MOT services
  • petrol stations and automatic car washes
  • vehicle hire businesses and motorway service areas.

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Location: SCR

Value: £1,400 - £3,150

Deadline: Open Now

Date Added: 15 Feb 2021

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Essential Open Business Support Grant - FCS Associates

Essential Open Business Support Grant

Sheffield City Council are offering grants for businesses with fixed costs that are allowed to stay open under the 5 January 2021 National Lockdown. The primary activity of the business must the sale of goods and services on a face to face basis.

To apply a business must meet all of the following:

  1. can evidence it was trading on 4 January 2021
  2. has annual fixed property costs (commercial rent/ mortgage or business rates)
  3. is in occupation and trading from the premises
  4. can show a significant loss of trade due to coronavirus restrictions
  5. must be an eligible business that:
  • have been allowed to remain open by government
  • the public are required to enter business premises to purchase goods and services.

Example eligible businesses

  • food retailers, including food markets, supermarkets, convenience stores and corner shops. Includes fresh food retailers (such as butchers, bakers, greengrocers, fishmongers, and delicatessens)
  • off licences and licenced shops selling alcohol
  • pharmacies (including non-dispensing pharmacies) and chemists
  • mobility and disability support shops
  • newsagents
  • builders merchants and suppliers of products and tools used in building work and repairs.
  • garden centres and agricultural supplies shops
  • veterinary surgeons, animal rescue centres, boarding facilities, and retailers of products and food for the upkeep and welfare of animals. Animal grooming facilities used for the purposes of an animal’s welfare (and not for aesthetic purposes)
  • dental services, opticians, audiology services, chiropody, chiropractors, osteopaths and other medical or health services, including services relating to mental health
  • banks, building societies, credit unions, short term loan providers, savings clubs, cash points currency exchange offices
  • post offices
  • funeral directors
  • laundrettes and dry cleaners
  • bicycle shops, vehicle repair and MOT services
  • petrol stations and automatic car washes
  • vehicle hire businesses and motorway service areas.

Click here to find out more. 

Location: SCR

Value: £1,400 - £3,150

Deadline: Open Now

Date Added: 15 Feb 2021

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants
Essential Open Business Support Grant - FCS Associates

Essential Open Business Support Grant

Sheffield City Council are offering grants for businesses with fixed costs that are allowed to stay open under the 5 January 2021 National Lockdown. The primary activity of the business must the sale of goods and services on a face to face basis.

To apply a business must meet all of the following:

  1. can evidence it was trading on 4 January 2021
  2. has annual fixed property costs (commercial rent/ mortgage or business rates)
  3. is in occupation and trading from the premises
  4. can show a significant loss of trade due to coronavirus restrictions
  5. must be an eligible business that:
  • have been allowed to remain open by government
  • the public are required to enter business premises to purchase goods and services.

Example eligible businesses

  • food retailers, including food markets, supermarkets, convenience stores and corner shops. Includes fresh food retailers (such as butchers, bakers, greengrocers, fishmongers, and delicatessens)
  • off licences and licenced shops selling alcohol
  • pharmacies (including non-dispensing pharmacies) and chemists
  • mobility and disability support shops
  • newsagents
  • builders merchants and suppliers of products and tools used in building work and repairs.
  • garden centres and agricultural supplies shops
  • veterinary surgeons, animal rescue centres, boarding facilities, and retailers of products and food for the upkeep and welfare of animals. Animal grooming facilities used for the purposes of an animal’s welfare (and not for aesthetic purposes)
  • dental services, opticians, audiology services, chiropody, chiropractors, osteopaths and other medical or health services, including services relating to mental health
  • banks, building societies, credit unions, short term loan providers, savings clubs, cash points currency exchange offices
  • post offices
  • funeral directors
  • laundrettes and dry cleaners
  • bicycle shops, vehicle repair and MOT services
  • petrol stations and automatic car washes
  • vehicle hire businesses and motorway service areas.

Click here to find out more. 

Location: SCR

Value: £1,400 - £3,150

Deadline: Open Now

Date Added: 15 Feb 2021

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants