Business rates relief for Grantham businesses
Almost 700 businesses in South Kesteven are to benefit from £17.4m-worth of rate relief to help them through the coronavirus pandemic.
South Kesteven District Council has identified 686 businesses that are eligible for 100 per cent rate relief under the Government’s business rates discount scheme.
Originally established in 2018/19 to help the retail sector, the scheme has been extended to cover leisure and hospitality and local nurseries. The relief available has also gone up from 50 per cent to 100 per cent and restrictions lifted on the size of businesses that are eligible.
More by this authorMarie Bond