There are a number of disruptions to Council services because of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please check the link below before accessing any of our services.

For details of disruptions and for advice and guidance visit

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Support

The government has announced a set of measures to provide support to businesses that experience increased costs or disruptions to their cash flow as a result of COVID-19. This covers financial support and relief in paying statutory sick pay (SSP), business rates relief thresholds, small business grants, business interruption loans, a tax helpline and insurance.  Information on those measures can found at online at

Here at the council we are doing everything we can to support businesses too. You can find details on the following pages:

Information on Financial Assistance

Information on Business Rates


Reopening safely during the Coronavirus pandemic

Guidance has been issued by central Government on how to reopen businesses safely during Coronavirus pandemic. You can read the guidance at