We’re here to support your business
The West of England Combined Authority is committed to supporting businesses through Coronavirus COVID-19.
Our Enterprise Executives can help you navigate the latest information and advice. Please contact email@example.com for support.
Apply for Cash Grants
For small businesses and those in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors, including top-up discretionary fund.
SME Statutory Sick Pay Compensation
Support for businesses paying sick pay to employees.
Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Schemes
Access to bank lending and overdrafts
Accountancy Support Programme
Access financial advice and expertise from a chartered accountant.
Self-employment income support
Support for self-employed individuals impacted by coronavirus.
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
Support paying part of employees' salary.
Business Rates Relief
Information on the business rates holiday for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses.
Bounce Back Loans
Access to loans from £2,000 to £50,000.
Information and resources to help you understand and protect your intellectual property.
Supporting your employees' wellbeing
Help your employees stay mentally and physically well during the coronavirus outbreak.
Additional support available for businesses such as specific industry sectors.
Government guidance on working safely during the coronavirus outbreak
Support for your businessFind the right support to help your business succeed and grow
Find financial support for your business
Use the Government's Business Support Finder tool here.
Support for businesses paying tax
Information on VAT deferment, income tax and HMRC's Time to Pay service.