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...

Have your say at the first Bath Area Forum

Residents in Bath are being encouraged to have their say and take part in the first Bath Area Forum which will be held as a webinar on August 25. The Bath Area Forum takes over the role of community engagement from its predecessor the Bath City Forum. All residents...

The latest from B&NES Council regarding Coronavirus

Important Travel information for health and care workers Registered health and care workers travelling to the UK from high risk countries  are required to self-isolate for 14 days. They are no longer exempt. The move brings health and care workers in line with the...

Help the council tailor support by filling in new survey

Following the measures implemented by B&NES to help businesses, the team are looking for your thoughts on the decisions and responses with a series of quarterly surveys. This will allow them to track the views and experiences of businesses in response to the...

Second round of discretionary grants now open for applications

Charities and small or micro businesses across Bath & North East Somerset affected by COVID-19 but were outside the scope of the first round of Government funding can now apply for a discretionary grant. A second round of registration opens on Monday (June 29) for...