Government support and advice

The Government has announced a series of measures to significantly increase the economic support available to businesses and workers during coronavirus. These measures include grants, unlimited loans and guarantees to support firms and help them manage staff wages and cashflow through this period.

Government summary of COVID-19 business support

Additional information, advice and support is available to businesses impacted by COVID-19: 

Letter to contracted suppliers from Richard Simpson, Strategic Director of Resources (Section 151 Officer) - Thursday 02 April 

The London Growth Hub offers fact sheets, guides, checklists and one hour telephone appointments.

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) provides advice and webinars.

You can subscribe to the Business Readiness Newsletter from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy for updates on the Government's response to COVID-19.