07801 250 668secretary@uckfieldchamber.co.uk

Wealden District Council have launched the Local Restriction Support Grant programme having received additional Covid19 emergency funding from the Government.

The funding is aimed at supporting any business which has been subjected to lock down closures and who has a rateable property.   The Council’s full policy is available to download as a pdf on their website, and you can apply directly via the Council’s website under Grants for Businesses.

The Additional Restrictions Grant is currently under development but will be open to those businesses who are now closed but are not a rated business premises.  Further details will go live shortly and you can get the latest updates on the Council’s website.

If a member has any questions please email the business rates team directly on localtax@wealden.gov.uk quoting your property reference or account reference.  Businesses should carefully check before applying that they meet the eligibility criteria.