Government Grants

Find out if your business is eligible and apply for a grant now.

Culture Recovery Fund

The government today (24 August) announced funding streams that will available through the Culture Recovery Fund, a £1.5 billion fund to support the UK’s performing arts, heritage sites, independent cinemas, music venues and museums.


Small Business Grants Fund (SBGF) and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grants Fund (RHLGF)

In response to COVID-19 (coronavirus), the government announced two initial grant schemes to assist businesses, available to small businesses and those businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors.

These schemes have now ended as at midnight 14th August 2020. If you have already submitted an application, please be assured it will be dealt with as soon as possible. We will update if any similar grant schemes become available.

Discretionary Grants Fund

Round 3 of the Discretionary Grants Fund scheme opens for applications on Monday 24th August and closes at midnight on Friday 28th August. 

Further details on the Discretionary Grant Fund scheme, eligibility criteria and how to apply can be found at Coronavirus Discretionary Grants Fund.