Covid Restrictions: Financial Support

Local Grants via Manchester City Council

Grants to support Manchester businesses during the November to December national lockdown and periods of local restrictions:

secure.manchester.gov.uk/info/500362/covid-19/8053/local_restrictions_support_grants

Grants can be paid at the following rates:

  • For properties with a rateable value of £15k or under, grants of £1,334 will be paid for every 28-day qualifying restriction period
  • For properties with a rateable value of over £15k and below £51k, grants of £2,000 will be paid for every 28-day qualifying restriction period
  • For properties with a rateable value of £51k or over, grants of £3,000 will be paid for every 28-day qualifying restriction period

Businesses with multiple properties, each with a business rates liability, will be awarded a grant for each property. Separate applications will be required for each business property.

Application and eligibility

Furlough Scheme

gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wage-costs-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme