Support for Businesses

The Council is using the Tendring4Growth ebulletins to keep local businesses up to date with the latest information regarding COVID-19. You can register here to receive these e-bulletins.


Advice on Operating your Business

Financial and General Support

Advice on Operating your Business

New National Restrictions

Read about the new restrictions in force from 5 November. This page will be updated as more information is released from Central Government.

Summary of the latest business support schemes. This page will be updated as more information on these schemes is released.

NHS Test and Trace

Safely Opening your Business

You can also search for Government guidance and regulations specific to your business on the GOV.UK Guidance Page

Financial and General Support

For a full list of financial support, please check the Government’s financial support for businesses page. You can also use the Government’s business support finder to see what support is available for you and your business.

Local Restrictions Support Grant

Click to visit our dedicated webpage for information and how to apply for the Local Restrictions Support Grant. Deadline to apply is 29 November.

Employers, Employees and Self-Employed

Charities, Creative & Cultural, and Heritage

Information for Rural Businesses, Farmers and Landowners

Other Financial Support

In line with the deadlines set by Central Government, we can no longer accept applications for the £10,000 and £25,000 grant funds. If you have already applied and have any queries about your application, please contact

General Support

You can contact the Government’s Business Support Helpline (England) for free advice. Telephone: 0300 456 3565, Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm.

Webinars and Courses


Last updated on: 23/11/2020 - 17:16