Latest Business Support From East Riding Of Yorkshire Council - 29/9/20

Latest Business Support From East Riding Of Yorkshire Council - 29/9/20

East Riding Of Yorkshire Council are pleased to provide our latest Covid-19 business support update.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): What has changed – 22 September
The government has announced further national measures to address rising cases of coronavirus in England:
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/coronavirus-covid-19-what-has-changed-22-september

Chancellor outlines Winter Economy Plan
Rishi Sunak unveils government’s plan to protect jobs and support businesses over the coming months:
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/chancellor-outlines-winter-economy-plan

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme grant extension
The grant is being extended from 1 November 2020. Find out if you’re eligible and how much you can get:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/self-employment-income-support-scheme-grant-extension

Closing certain businesses and venues in England
Guidance on the closure of certain businesses and venues as part of further social distancing measures, and on the further easing of coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions in July and August 2020:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/further-businesses-and-premises-to-close

Deferral of VAT payments due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
The VAT payments deferral scheme ended on 30 June 2020 as previously set out:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/deferral-of-vat-payments-due-to-coronavirus-covid-19

Kickstart Scheme
If you’ve been offered Kickstart Scheme funding, you can use these resources to show your support for the scheme:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/kickstart-scheme-employer-resources

COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities
Guidance for those managing community centres, village halls and other community facilities on safely re-opening multi-purpose buildings:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-for-the-safe-use-of-multi-purpose-community-facilities

NHS COVID-19 app
The new NHS COVID-19 app is now available to download for free in England and Wales:
https://covid19.nhs.uk/

Webinars
GOV.UK
Watch videos and register for the free webinars to learn more about the support available to help you deal with the economic impacts of coronavirus:
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/help-and-support-if-your-business-is-affected-by-coronavirus-covid-19

To keep up-to-date with the latest developments
You may wish to save the links below, which will provide useful information and updates:
East Riding of Yorkshire Council:https://www.eastriding.gov.uk/business/coronavirus-support-for-businesses/
HM Government Business Support: https://www.businesssupport.gov.uk/coronavirus-business-support/
Businesses across the East Riding looking for advice and guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic, or for any other general business support enquiries can contact our business support team. You can contact them by email: business.support@eastriding.gov.uk and they will respond as quickly as possible.