Small businesses in Wellingborough will be able to apply for a discretionary grant from the Borough Council of Wellingborough from Monday 1 June to provide them with support.
The Borough Council of Wellingborough has received £1m from the Government to support small businesses in the borough following the Government’s recent guidance to support those organisations which not eligible for the Small Business Grant and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure scheme.
Businesses will be able apply online at www.wellingborough.gov.uk/discretionarygrant, applications will be reviewed by the Council and the funding will be distributed accordingly.
Leader of the Borough Council of Wellingborough, Cllr Martin Griffiths, said:
“The funding will provide more businesses with the opportunity to receive financial support during these challenging times. I would urge small businesses to check their eligibility on our website and or speak to our team of officers for more information. As a council we will do all we can to support businesses in reopening safely once it is okay to do so.”