Local Restrictions Support Grant (LRSG) Closed (National)

Local Restrictions Support Grant (LRSG) Closed (National)  - 5 November to 2 December

The Local Restrictions Support Grant (LRSG) is available to businesses that have been required to close due to localised lockdown restrictions.  To qualify for this grant, your business must be in the Breckland area and:

  • Was trading as usual prior to the date the restrictions came into force on 5th November 2020.
  • Must be paying business rates as at 5th November 2020
  • Must be required to close due to Government lockdown restrictions.

Businesses required to close under these local restrictions include non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities and hospitality businesses.  For a full list visit GOV.UK - Business that have to close National Lockdown

The grants will be issued for each period that the business is closed following implementation of statutory restrictions and business closures.  The funding is only available for businesses that were required to close because of the formal publication of lockdown guidance, the funding is not available to businesses who have elected to close for other reasons.

The value of the grant varies depending on your Rateable Value:

Rateable value of propertyGrant for 14 daysGrant for 28 days
£15,000 or under£667£1,334
£15,001 to £50,999£1,000£2,000
£51,000 or over£1,500£3,000

Please do not submit this form if you do not have your Breckland Business Rates Account Reference Number or Breckland Property Reference Number as your submission will not be accepted.

This information is available on your 2020-21 Breckland business rates bill or you can contact our business rates team on 01842 756568

Your business will not qualify for support under this scheme if it was in administration, insolvent, or a striking off order was made at the time the local restrictions started

Last updated: 27/07/2021 09:50:54