|With the reopening on 12th April for most businesses in Kingston Town Centre, Restart Grants will be key to a lot of businesses in helping them get on their feet. Here at Kingston First, we just wanted to clarify the key points for you so you understand what you are entitled to and how you can apply for it.
Who Is Eligible?
The Restart Grants are designed to support the reopening of business that pay business rates in the following sectors (as defined by the government):
The funding is only open to those trading on 1st April 2021.
What Can I Get?
Non-essential retail ratepayers occupying a property on 1 April 2021:
Hospitality, Accommodation, Leisure, Personal Care, Gym and Sports ratepayers occupying a property on 1 April 2021:
You can easily check your rateable value on your business rates bill here.
When can I apply?
Applications opened on 12th April, and there is currently no hard deadline for applications. However, we suggest that you apply as soon as practically possible.
How To Apply
To apply, you must complete the form on the Kingston Council website, which you can find here.
Before you apply: