Don’t miss your opportunity to apply for an Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant

Young woman with a face mask on standing at the door of a cafe

South Norfolk and Broadland Councils still have government grant funding available to help qualifying local hospitality and leisure businesses who have been hit by the Omicron variant of COVID-19.

The grant is a one-off payment which aims to support businesses that offer in-person services, where the main service offered is in the hospitality, leisure and accommodation sectors.

Cabinet Member for South Norfolk Council Lisa Neal said:

“Many businesses have been hit hard during this pandemic and we are doing all we can to support them. If you’re running a leisure or hospitality business in South Norfolk please go onto our website to see if you meet the criteria. Your business may be eligible for a grant.’’

Cabinet Member for Broadland District Council Jo Copplestone said:

“The Omicron variant dealt another terrible blow to our regions hospitality venues and so we are keen that impacted businesses receive the support they need to recover as quickly as possible. There is still money available, so if you think your business is eligible, please apply now.”

Applicants for the grant will need to check their eligibility against the criteria set out on the Council’s website. Applications will close shortly, so please be sure to apply to ensure you receive the support you need.

For more information on eligibility and to submit an application, please visit the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant page or call Broadland District Council on 01603 430604 or South Norfolk Council on 0808 178 7142.

Published: 3 February 2022