Discretionary Grants Scheme
Details of the Discretionary Grants Scheme – intended to support small businesses not eligible under the original Small Business Grant and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant schemes – will be available via this page from Tuesday, 2 June 2020.
Grants for business in receipt of Small Business Rates Relief
Small Business Grant fund
A £10,000 grant will be paid by us to all businesses which are in receipt of Small Business Rates Relief in the Cherwell area.
The Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund
A grant will be paid by us to all businesses which are in receipt of the Enhanced Retail Discount for 2020/21 and have a rateable value of up to £51,000, which are not covered by the Small Business Grant Fund.
For Retail, Hospitality and Leisure business properties which have a rateable value up to £15,000 will receive a grant of £10,000 and Retail Leisure and Hospitality business properties with a rateable value of up to £51,000 will receive a grant of £25,000.
Businesses will be eligible for a grant on more than one property, providing it meets the criteria. You must complete a separate form for each property that you eligible for a grant. You will be required to upload a bank statement dated within the past 3 months to support the information provided.