|NALC has updated its dedicated webpage on the coronavirus. This includes updates on the Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund and further guidance on managing facilities and public spaces. See the updates below:
Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy published guidance on applying for the coronavirus Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund on 29 May. Small and micro businesses with fixed property costs that are not eligible for the Small Business Grant Fund or the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund may be eligible for the Discretionary Grants Scheme. The guidance advises those interested in the fund to visit their local council’s website to find out how to apply.
Managing facilities and public spaces
We have also added a range of guidance related to the management of facilities and public spaces: