Coronavirus: Grants and support for Businesses and the Self-Employed

Latest advice and information to support businesses during the Coronavirus pandemic.

On 25 March 2021, the government announced a new COVID-19 Additional Relief Fund (CARF) of £1.5 billion. The fund will be available to support those businesses affected by the pandemic but that we are ineligible for existing support linked to business rates.

Guidance for local authorities and funding allocations were announced on 15 December 2021. The West Lindsey scheme is currently being developed, with the aim being to contact businesses who may qualify for this relief, by the end of February 2022. 


Local support and advice

Additional Government support

For the latest news and announcements on support for business please visit the government's Covid-19 business support website.


If you need further guidance please get in contact with the Growth Team at