20 Apr 2020

Business Grant Scheme – Retail, Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Now Open

Registration is now open for businesses to apply for the £25,000 Business Grant Scheme for the retail, hospitality, tourism and leisure sectors.

This scheme has been provided by the to support businesses that are currently experiencing financial hardship, as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and have need for financial relief under the terms and conditions of the Business Support Scheme.

The NI Executive is providing a one-off grant of £25,000 to ratepayers in the retail, hospitality, tourism and leisure sectors who pay rates on a property with a rateable value between £15,001 and £51,000.

How to access the £25,000 grant

If you think you are eligible for the Business Support Grant, you should use the online application form to check initial eligibility details, apply for the grant, provide the necessary information to allow us to verify your eligibility and provide bank details for payment.

Visit NIBusinessInfo.co.uk for more details and the application form click here.

Please note the closing date for scheme applications is 20th May 2020. Applications will be assessed and payments made as soon as possible where they demonstrate clear eligibility.