Guidance Notes

Information about this scheme is available in the Localised Restrictions Support Scheme Guidance. You should read this guidance to check eligibility before you apply.

Before you start

Applications must only be submitted by an authorised representative for the business which occupies the premises, such as the business owner, director or a senior manager. Landlords should not complete this application form on behalf of tenant businesses who rent their premises.

To complete this application you will need to provide:

Applicants will also be required to complete a declaration in relation to their application.

What happens after I submit this form?

After you complete the online application form, you’ll receive a confirmation email which will provide you with your application reference number.

We will process your application as quickly as possible. Someone will contact you if any further information is required. You’ll be informed of the outcome of your application by email. It can take up to 5 weeks to process your application.

Providing incorrect information will delay your application
Take care to enter information correctly – especially your address including any unit number. Your application will be rejected if your business is not operating at the address that you provide.

If you receive the business rate bill for this property, ensure that the address you provide matches the address shown on your business rate bill.
If you don’t receive the business rate bill for this property, you can double check your address before you apply by searching for the property on the Non-Domestic Valuation List.