28 Jan Coronavirus Financial Assistance – 28.1.21
The Scottish Wedding Industry Fund opens for applications at 12pm (midday) today, 28th January.
This new fund aims to provide support to businesses whose main income comes from the wedding and civil partnerships industry, which has been significantly impacted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The fund offers a fixed grant amount based on turnover. The funding tiers are:
- A £5,000 grant for businesses with a pre-COVID-19 turnover between £10,000 and £49,999
- A £10,000 grant for businesses with a pre-COVID-19 turnover between £50,000 and £99,999
- A £15,000 grant for businesses with a pre-COVID-19 turnover between £100,000 – £249,999
- A £25,000 grant for businesses with a pre-COVID-19 turnover of more than £250,000
Applications are appraised in a first come first served basis until the full fund has been allocated. Therefore we encourage you to apply as quickly as possible to reduce the chance of missing out.
The eligibility requirements and application form can be found here.
A quick reminder that the application deadline for the Self Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) is tomorrow, 29th January. Find all the information about this scheme here.
As the DHCO offices are now closed due to the new lockdown restrictions, please get in touch with your main contact if you need to send us any documents or information relating to tax return etc.
As always, please do not hesitate to get in touch by emailing email@example.com if you need any assistance.