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Schemes to support businesses impacted by COVID-19

Only the government funded CARF scheme is currently available to help businesses impacted by COVID-19. All other Business grant schemes have now closed, including the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant (OHLG) and the Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG).

COVID-19 Additional Restrictions Fund (CARF)

Scheme now closed pending further review. No further applications are being accepted.

Grants paid

The table below details the number of businesses that received funding and the value of funding disbursed. The different schemes are listed in order of when they were launched, starting with the most recent.

Grants paid to businesses
Grant No. of businesses paid a grant Total paid out
Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant

443

£1,811,372

LRSG (Closed) Addendum - second payment cycle (16 February to 31 March)

53

£155,000

Restart Grant 1

429

£1,549,000

Restart Grant 2

858

£9,602,000

Closed Business January Lockdown Support Package

1,236

£13,799,000

LRSG (Closed) Addendum - Tier 4

1,039

£1,086,000

Christmas Support Payments for wet-led pubs

51

£51,000

LRSG (Closed)

243

£99,000

LRSG (Sector)

1

£3,000

LRSG (Open)

225

£381,000

Additional Restrictions Grant

1,638

£8,550,000

Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed) - Addendum November 2020

1,227

£2,274,000

Discretionary Business Fund Grant

212

£2,120,000

Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Grant (£10,000)

1,048

£2,100,000

Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Grant (£25,000)

210

£26,200,000

Small Business Grant

1,274

£12,740,000

Updated: 22 November 2022

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