Coronavirus - COVID-19- advice
Please visit our webpages with our latest advice and information in relation to the coronavirus outbreak.
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During the coronavirus outbreak, please could you separate your glass from the rest of your recycling and leave it out in a suitable, separate container. It makes things easier and safer for your crews.
Additional help for council tax reduction customers
New bills are being issued w/c 11 May with a £150 reduction to help working age people who get Council Tax Reduction (CTR). There’s no need to contact us about this.
The grant application form is now available on our business support pages. Here are the eligibility guidelines. If you need your business rates reference number, please email our Customer Services team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Discretionary grants scheme
The government has announced that they are setting up a discretionary grants fund for businesses that fall outside of the first Covid-19 business grant scheme. We are currently waiting for the guidance from the government on how these further grants should be administered.
If your, income has been affected by the outbreak, please visit our financial support page. Even if you've never claimed benefits before, don't let your pride or stigma stop you claiming what you're entitled to. Changes to the system mean it's much easier for self employed people to claim help too.
Community support hub
We've launched a community support hub to support our most vulnerable residents. The helpline is 01271 388280 or you can request help online. More information is on our community pages.