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Basildon Council’s Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grants

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Application Deadline: 28 February 2022.

The Basildon Council has announced a new grant scheme for hospitality and leisure businesses affected by the Omicron variant of COVID-19.

On 21 December 2021, the government announced a new grant scheme for hospitality and leisure businesses affected by the Omicron variant of COVID-19. A new application will be required for this grant payment, applications are now open

Eligibility for the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure grants 

  • businesses must have been trading as of 30 December 2021
  • businesses must be rated for business rates
  • businesses must not be in liquidation, dissolved, struck off or subject to a striking-off notice or under notice
  • business premises must be occupied as of 30 December 2021, empty premises are not eligible for the grants
  • the primary principle of the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant scheme is to support businesses that offer in-person services, where the main service and activity takes place in a fixed rate-paying premises, in the hospitality, leisure and accommodation sectors.
  • businesses must not have hit the maximum grants subsidy allowances.

Application Procedure

Businesses must be classified as a Hospitality, Leisure or Accommodation business to apply. Further definitions and exclusions to these categories are outlined below.

Applications will close on 28 February 2022.

Official Website: Basildon Council’s Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grants

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