Commercial tenants advised to come forward
Around 4,500 commercial tenants in Birmingham could miss out on grant funding and are being advised to get in touch with the City Council if they need further support.
Missing information could cost Birmingham businesses COVID-19 grant funding
Up to 5,000 businesses in Birmingham could potentially miss out on grants of £10,000 or £25,000 if they do not provide up-to-date details for payments to be processed.
Council proposal for a Business Survival Fund
Birmingham City Council, with the support of the Core Cities, has submitted a proposal to Government requesting additional funding.
First business grants paid as “enormous task” gets under way
More than £5.6 million of grants have been paid to businesses during the first four days of processing with Birmingham City Council staff working across the Easter weekend to increase momentum.
Government business grants to be paid from early April
Grants totalling around £231 million will begin to be paid to eligible businesses in Birmingham from next week as part of the Government’s COVID-19 support package.