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  • UK Global Tariff backs UK businesses and consumers

    The Government has announced (19 May) the UK’s new MFN tariff regime, the UK Global Tariff (UKGT).

    This will replace the EU’s Common External Tariff on 1 January 2021 at the end of the Transition Period.

  • UKRI open call for research and innovation ideas to address Covid-19

    UKRI will support excellent proposals of up to 18 months duration which meet at least one of the following:

    - New research or innovation with a clear impact pathway that has the potential (within the period of the award) to deliver a significant contribution to the understanding of, and response to, the Covid-19 pandemic and its impacts.

    - Supports the manufacture and/or wide scale adoption of an intervention with significant potential

    - Gathers critical data and resources quickly for future research use

  • Business West Sussex

    West Sussex County Council has produced a profile that they hope will assist in driving local collaboration and innovation by raising the visibility of the excellent organisations in the cluster.

  • COVID-19 support from Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations

    Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations are providing coronavirus related support for specific sectors.

  • Innovating for Growth Scale-ups

    Innovating for Growth is a European Regional Development Fund programme designed to help small businesses scale-up and grow. We select 18 high-growth businesses every three months to give £10,000 worth of specialist support and tailored one-to-one advice on seven modules, including:

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Business Recovery Support Sessions

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The Coast to Capital Growth Hub is providing, through our network of experts, FREE and impartial one hour 1-2-1 advice on topics to support businesses as you return to work and implement recovery plans.

Business Support Request Form

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Complete the linked form and a member of the businesses support team will get back to you.

COVID-19 Business Support Portal

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) support available to businesses

Loans, tax relief and cash grants will be available

Employers can apply for staff to get up to 80% pay if they can’t work

Self-employed people will receive up to £2,500 per month in grants for at least 3 months

COVID-19 GOV.UK Financial Support for Businesses

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Find coronavirus financial support for your business

COVID-19 Sector Guidance for Working Safely

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Guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic.

Various COVID-19 Support by Sector

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Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations are providing COVID-19 related support for specific sectors.

COVID - Grant for Retail, Hospitality and Leisure

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If your business is in the retail, hospitality or leisure sector, you will receive a cash grant of up to £25,000 per property.

Businesses in these sectors with a property that has a rateable value of up to £15,000 may be eligible for a grant of £10,000.

Businesses in these sectors with a property that has a rateable value of over £15,000 and less than £51,000 may be eligible for a grant of £25,000.

COVID - Small Business Grant Funding

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The Government is providing additional funding for Local Authorities to support small businesses that already pay little or no business rates because of small business rate relief (SBRR), rural rate relief (RRR) and tapered relief.

This will provide a one-off grant of £10,000 to eligible businesses to help meet their ongoing business costs.

Historic England COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund

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Quarterly Economic Survey Q2 2020

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Automatic enrolment and DC pension contribution

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COVID-19 guidance for employers

Bounce Back Scheme

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The Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) is a new scheme designed to enable businesses to access finance more quickly during the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme

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The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) provides financial support to smaller businesses affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

COVID - trading internationally

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This advice is for UK businesses that export or deliver goods and services abroad and have been impacted by the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

COVID - advice for the freight transport industry

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Guidance for the freight transport industry on international travel following government advice for British nationals.

COVID - Non GOV Business Support

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This list is not comprehensive, but you may find it a helpful starting point for further advice.

COVID-19 Business Innovation Funding

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Detail on how businesses can access the scheme providing continuity grants, loans for existing award holders and additional business advisory support services.

COVID-19 Funding: Health and Life Science Sector

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This document includes various COVID-19 related funding that is available for the Health and Life Science sector.

COVID-19 Job Retention Scheme Claiming

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Claim for 80% of your employee’s wages plus any employer National Insurance and pension contributions, if you have put them on furlough because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

FIND YOUR LOCAL AUTHORITY

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Find the website for your local council

Future Fund Scheme Application

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This scheme will issue convertible loans between £125,000 to £5 million to innovative companies which are facing financing difficulties due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Rangewell / Coast to Capital Funding Portal

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Rangewell helps businesses and their professional advisors find, compare and apply for business finance through a fully comprehensive, totally independent and free-to-use online platform. With over 270 business lenders and thousands of products on the platform, Rangewell gives you access to business finance that meets your unique needs.

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme Checker

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If you're self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) find out if you can use this scheme to claim a grant.

Business Finance Finder - FINPOINT

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The Finpoint / Coast to Capital Business Finder is an innovative online platform that empowers SMEs to get in front of hundreds of banks, alternative finance lenders and equity investors with just one simple online application.

COVID-19 Urban Centers and Green Spaces Guidance

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Guidance for the owners and operators of urban centres and green spaces to help social distancing.

The Business Hothouse Grant Funds

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Grant funds are available to both pre-start businesses and growing SMEs that fit specific criteria. The type of funding offered is known as ‘match-funding’ where a business must agree to provide 60% of the required investment to which the funding body will then ‘match-fund’ the 40% balance.

COVID - Advice hub from Sussex Chamber

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As coronavirus continues to challenge many businesses, Chambers around the network are putting together support for members.

UK Global Tariff backs UK businesses and consumers

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The Government has announced the UK’s new MFN tariff regime, the UK Global Tariff (UKGT).

COVID - acas advice for employers and employees

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Advice relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19) provided by acas.

COVID - NHS Guidance

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Symptoms and what to do
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Staying alert and safe (social distancing)

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The Digital Device Landscape

Wednesday 27 May
@ 12:00 - 13:00

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Business Resilience and Recovery Webinar Series

Free four-part webinar series, created in partnership with Coast to Capital and Business East Sussex.

How to Digitally Transform your business… on your own terms!

Wednesday 27 May
@ 10:00 - 11:00

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Crisis Innovation

Friday 29 May
@ 12:00 - 13:00

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Business resilience and recovery webinar series

Free four-part webinar series, created in partnership with Coast to Capital and Business East Sussex.

Digital Transformation

Monday 1 Jun
@ 12:00 - 13:00

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Business resilience and recovery webinar series

Free four-part webinar series, created in partnership with Coast to Capital and Business East Sussex.

Should I consider selling my business now and what is it worth?

Tuesday 2 Jun
@ 09:30 - 11:00

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At any one time, about 20% of business owners are thinking of selling their business.

Exploiting Agility for Advantage

Thursday 4 Jun
@ 12:00 - 13:00

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Business resilience and recovery webinar series

Free four-part webinar series, created in partnership with Coast to Capital and Business East Sussex.

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