Restart grants for businesses
Businesses reopening after the coronavirus lockdown can apply online for Restart grants for businesses
This grant is designed to help businesses in:
- non-essential retail
- personal care
- gym and sport
Check which types of businesses are in each of these categories.
How much you will get
When you apply, the online form will tell you how much you'll get based on the answers you give.
You could get:
- a one-off grant of between £2,667 and £6,000 if you are a non-essential retail business
- a one-off grant of between £8,000 and £18,000 if you are a hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care, gym or sport business
If you're unsure, you can check which category your business belongs to.
To be eligible for this grant, you must:
Your business cannot qualify if:
- it was in administration, insolvent or a striking off order was in place when the lockdown started
- you have reached the subsidy allowance limit (previously known as state aid)
Find out more about the subsidy allowance limit on GOV.UKExternal link.