The Welsh Government is making a further package of business support available through the Economic Resilience Fund (ERF). The ERF will provide support in the form of cash grants for businesses, social enterprises and charities and associated supply chain businesses that have experienced a material negative impact as a result of ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. The grants will help meet operating costs (excluding staff wages) for the period 1st May 2021 to 30th June 2021.
Specifically, the ERF will support businesses that are either:
This grant will close at 5.00pm on 30th June 2021.
You are not eligible for this grant if:
For further information on this grant please read the Economic Resilience Fund Guidance Document.
The Fund is administered in two parts; support for businesses with a turnover greater that £85,000 will be provided directly by the Welsh Government; support for businesses with a turnover of less than £85,000 is administered by Local Authorities. Turnover levels should be for a normal trading year or an estimate if the business started post March 2020. Businesses with a turnover of over £85,000 should go to https://businesswales.gov.wales/coronavirus-advice/.
You are not eligible to apply for this grant in the Vale of Glamorgan.
In order to apply for this grant you must have at least one of the following:
Please select all files at once.
My business falls into one of the following categories:
AND (applies to all):
Please provide the turnover figure for the last full year of trading prior to the coronavirus pandemic. If the business is less than 12 months old, please provide an estimated annual turnover figure since trading commenced.
The local authority needs a copy of your recent bank statement to corroborate the details supplied on your application to evidence trading activity.
Please ensure your bank statement shows your NAME, BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER and SORT CODE, and is dated within the last 3 months, otherwise your application cannot be processed.
Please include above all Covid-19 related financial support you have received since March 2020.
Examples could include Economic Resilience Fund, Start-up Grant, Freelancer Fund.
If you are unable to confirm to all the statements above, you are not eligible for the grant.