Coronavirus COVID-19 Preparedness


Coronavirus COVID-19: Support for West London businesses

This resource is being replaced with over weekend of 28/29 March with a new West London business coronavirus helpline micro-website, which includes a knowledge base, FAQs, glossary and ‘Ask a question’ forum for businesses.

SECTOR-SPECIFIC ADVICE

GENERAL BUSINESS ADVICE

 

GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES

Please see the new Government Business Support website for details on all the schemes listed below:

Support for corporates

Loans

  • A new temporary Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, delivered by the British Business Bank, will launch in a matter of weeks to support businesses to access bank lending and overdrafts. The government will provide lenders with a guarantee of 80% on each loan (subject to a per-lender cap on claims) to give lenders further confidence in continuing to provide finance to SMEs – NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS