Coronavirus (Covid-19) Support and information


This section can help businesses and their employees  in the Falkirk area find information on how to deal with concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the workplace, funding and other support. 



Strategic Framework Business Fund


Businesses which continue to remain closed or are directly impacted by law, due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions may be eligible to apply to the following funds:
  • Business Temporary Closure Fund - a grant of £2,000 or £3,000 (depending on rateable value) for businesses required to close by law.
  • Business Restrictions Fund - a grant of £1,400or £2,100 (depending on rateable value) for businesses that remain open but are specifically required to modify their operations by protective measures, eg your business is required by law to close earlier than normal.
Both funds will be payable every 4 weeks in arrears for the duration measures are in place.
It is expected that this fund will go live on Friday 13 November 2020. Additional information will be provided when we have it. Visit Falkirk Council website for updates



Useful sources of Information and Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)



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