Discretionary grants for businesses

The final round of the government’s local authority discretionary grants scheme is now closed. Eligible small and micro businesses in Ealing affected financially by COVID-19 could apply for grants of up to £25,000 by Friday, 28 August.

Ealing Council had £3,342,500 in top-up funding from the government to distribute in grants of up to £25,000 to qualifying business.

For the final funding round the application criteria opened-up to enable larger businesses to apply, this included businesses with up to 50 employees, with a turnover between £25,000 and £10.2million. Businesses must have began trading on or before 11 March.