Help for businesses

Government funding, grants and support


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General business support

The government has published guidance on working safely during Coronavirus. The guidance covers the following business areas:

Business support team

Our dedicated Business Support Team are here to offer advice and support to business owners through the Covid pandemic and beyond.

Details are still emerging around financial assistants/grants to support businesses that are affected by the Tier 3/VERY HIGH Local Lockdown Restrictions, and we will provide updated information as soon as possible.

If you would like to register your details on our Business Support database we will keep you updated as and when we receive information on both the next round of funding and any further support that may become available: Register for updates

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Lancaster City Council has developed a package of measures so business owners have the confidence to reopen in a manner that is safe not only for customers, but for their staff and themselves. Some of this work has been funded by the European Regional Development Fund.