Decision details

Covid-19 additional relief funding

Decision Maker: Cabinet member for finance and property assets

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Purpose: to accept government funding and approve a discretionary scheme to assist local businesses


To approve a scheme to determine and make Business Rate relief awards under the government’s Discretionary COVID-19 Additional Relief Fund Scheme (CARF) in accordance with Government guidance. The scheme is targeting businesses 2021/2022 net rates liability and will be applied to ratepayers’ business rate accounts as a rates relief (not grant payment) based on a fixed percentage rate of their 2021/22 charge. This will help ensure maximum coverage of the relief available. 

Publication date: 06/07/2022

Date of decision: 06/07/2022

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