Green Business Grants are available

Green Business Grants support SMEs to improve the energy efficiency of their buildings and business operations. This helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions and can save businesses money on energy bills. Grants of up to £15,000 are now...

Businesses receive more than £12m in support grants

Almost 2000 businesses across Bath and North East Somerset, forced to close as a result of the third national lockdown, have received more than £12m in support grants. As of 10 February, Bath & North East Somerset Council had processed 1825 applications and paid...

More than £8m paid to help businesses hit by lockdown

More than £8 million in grant support has been paid out to businesses in Bath and North East Somerset that have been forced to close in order to comply with Covid-19 restrictions. Bath & North East Somerset Council opened up its online form for businesses to apply...

Support grants now available for businesses impacted by third lockdown

More than 1600 businesses across Bath and North East Somerset that received Government support grants during November’s national lockdown are being invited to renew their applications and claim thousands of pounds in in additional support. Hundreds of local businesses...

Two-month countdown to Bath’s Clean Air Zone

Businesses and individuals across the south west are being asked to check whether they will need to pay to drive their vehicles in Bath’s Clean Air Zone ahead of its launch on 15 March. The introduction of Bath’s Class C Charging Clean Air Zone means that in less than...

Update on business support grants

Bath & North East Somerset Council is reassuring businesses that it is gearing up to process government support grants as quickly as possible following the introduction of a new scheme due to the current lockdown. The council is experiencing high demand for the...

Financial aid to help businesses upgrade polluting vehicles

Bath & North East Somerset Council is asking local businesses to check whether they qualify for financial support to replace or upgrade higher emission vehicles that would otherwise be charged in Bath’s clean air zone (CAZ) from spring 2021. Bath’s class C zone is...

Business support grants open for applications

Businesses that have been required to close as part of the new coronavirus restrictions can now apply for a Government support grant from Bath & North East Somerset Council. The Government’s Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed) Addendum, supports businesses...