COVID-19 business support and information
Find out about support for businesses affected by COVID-19.
COVID-19 Financial support for businesses
The government and the council offer financial support to help businesses affected by COVID-19, including the following below.
Business rates relief
At the budget on 27 October 2021, the chancellor announced a new business rates relief scheme for retail, hospitality and leisure properties.
The 2022-23 Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Business Rate Relief Scheme will provide eligible occupied retail, hospitality and leisure properties with a 50% relief, up to a cash cap limit of £110,000 per business.
If you have any questions about the support available or want to discuss an issue affecting your business, email us at;
You can also sign up to our business e-newsletter, which provides regular updates for Southwark businesses affected by COVID-19.
Page last updated: 03 August 2022