Support Grants available for applications

Many local businesses that were forced to temporarily close due to the national restrictions are eligible for a grant of between £1,334 and £3,000 a month.

Lichfield District Council launched its Local Restrictions Support Grant scheme after receiving almost £1.5 million of government funding to support local businesses.

It has also launched the Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) is to support businesses that have had their trade affected by restrictions.

For  eligibility criteria and to apply online, visit www.lichfielddc.gov.uk/supportingbusiness.