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Tier 4 Local Restrictions Support Grant and Closed Business Lockdown Payments

View eligibility, how to claim and more about the Tier 4 Localised Restrictions Support Grant and Closed Business Lockdown Payments. 

Eligibility

​The Tier 4 Localised Restrictions Support Grant is for businesses who have a rateable value and have been forced to close on Thursday, 31 December 2020. 

How to claim

If you've already received either a National lockdown grant (for the period 5 November 2020 to 2 December 2020), a Tier 3 Localised Restrictions Support Grant (for the period 2 December 2020 to 30 December 2020) or a Tier 4 Local Restrictions Support Grant (for the period 31 December 2020 to 15 February 2021) and have been forced to close we will make payment of the grants automatically and you do not need to apply again. 

If you haven't received either a National lockdown grant (for the period 5 November 2020 to 2 December 2020), a Tier 3 Localised Restrictions Support Grant (for the period 2 December 2020 to 30 December 2020) or a Tier 4 Local Restrictions Grant (for the period 31 December 2020 to 15 February 2021) but have been forced to close because of the borough being placed in Tier 4 you need to apply.

To apply:

  1. Complete the application form.
  2. Email the completed form along with a copy of your bank statement to business.grants@rochdale.gov.uk

We will not be able to process your form without your bank statement.

Microsoft Word application form - Tier 4 Localised Restrictions Support Grant and Closed Business Lockdown payments from 31 December 2020 (72kb docx)PDF application form - Tier 4 Localised Restrictions Support Grant and Closed Business Lockdown Payments from 31 December 2020 (122kb pdf)

What you'll get

The amount of money you'll receive depends on the rateable value of your property.

There are 2 payments for this grant:

  • First payment - covers the period 31 December 2020 - 15 February 2021.
  • Second payment - covers the period 16 February 2021 - 31 March 2021. You do not need to apply again for this second payment. If you received the first payment, you'll automatically receive this by 26 February 2021.
Rateable value of your propertyFirst payment amount​Second payment amountClosed Business Lockdown Payments
£15,000 or below£2,239.21​£2,096​£4,000
£15,001–£50,999£3,357.14​£3,143​£6,000
£51,000 or over£5,035.71​£4,714​£9,000

How you're paid

The Tier 4 Localised Restrictions Support Grant and Closed Business Lockdown Payments will be paid into your bank or building society account.

We aim to make a payment within 7 working days of when you apply. If we need any additional information, we'll contact you. Accepting the payment means that you confirm your businesses meets the eligibility criteria. You'll receive an email when we've processed your payment to advise you of this.

Report COVID-19 business grant fraud

If you think someone is claiming a coronavirus business grant when they're not entitled to it, please report this to us.

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