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Coronavirus (COVID-19): business support management information - 30 July 2021

Published: 13 Aug 2021

Summary of non-local authority funds that are now closed to applications at 30 July 2021.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): business support management information - 30 July 2021
COVID-19 local authority delivered funds management information as of 30 July 2021

Background

Since the start of the pandemic last spring, the Scottish Government has made available over £3.7 billion in business support to help mitigate the economic impacts of the virus. 

This note provides Scotland wide management information on funds administered and delivered by local authorities from 1 April 2021 – 30 July 2021, in addition to management information on the Local Authority Discretionary Fund from 2 November 2020 – 30 July 2021.

This is funding that has been made available to businesses affected by the COVID-19 restrictions under various Local Authority administered Covid-19 business support funds.

Taxi and Private Hire Driver and Operators Fund - Drivers Element

No Drivers Paid

total (£)

 21,631

 32,446,500

Taxi and Private Hire Driver and Operators Fund - Operators Element

No Vehicles

1

2-9

10 - 49

50 or more

Total

Operators paid

 8,582

 950

 80

 8

 9,620

Amount paid (£)

 8,582,000

 2,850,000

 581,000

 120,000

 12,133,000

Local Authority Discretionary Fund*

Applications Received

Applications Waiting to be Processed

Applications Approved

Applications Rejected, deferred or referred

Applications paid

Total value of payments (£)

 30,375

 260

 23,394

 6,721

 22,631

 94,771,388

* Excludes top up given to Glasgow City Council for localised restrictions which paid £769,775 paid to 2020 premises

Routemap Extension Restrictions Fund*

 

Hospitality less than £51,000 RV

 hospitality more than £51,000 RV

Casino less than £51,000 RV

casino more than £51,000 RV

Nightclub less than £51,000 RV

nightclub  more than £51,000 RV

soft play grant less than £51,000 RV

soft play  more than £51,000 RV

 

 

Level 1 Areas

 

Number of Premises

 3,846

 479

 -  

 1

 37

11

 

 

4,374

 

Total Paid (£) Level 1

 4,035,850

 754,425

 -  

 1,575

 55,650

24,750

 

 

4,872,250

 

Level 2 Areas

 

Number of Premises

 4,021

 838

 -  

 9

 33

25

 18

 11

 4,955

 

Total Paid (£) Level 2

 4,196,450

 1,248,400

 -  

 14,175

 48,100

55,575

 34,500

 12,750

5,609,950

 

Level 1 and Level 2 Areas

 

Total Number of Premises

 7,867

 1,317

 -  

 10

 70

36

 18

 11

 9,329

 

Total Paid (£)

 8,232,300

 2,002,825

 -  

 15,750

 103,750

80,325

 34,500

 12,750

 10,482,200

 

*This information is not fully reflective of all Local Authority awards due to reporting issues. This will be updated in the next round of Management Information due to be published W/C 6 September 2021

5 June Localised Restrictions Fund*

 

closure (softplay) less than £51,000 RV

closure  (softplay)  more  than £51,000 RV

restrictions  less than £51,000 RV

restrictions  more than £51,000 RV

Total

Number premises

 36

 9

 4,790

 980

 5,815

Amount paid (£)

 57,100

 22,500

 5,267,675

 1,589,175

 6,936,450

* As above this is not fully reflective of all Local Authority awards – This will be updated in the next round of Management Information due to be published W/C 6 September 2021

Localised Restrictions Funds (Glasgow and Moray)

 

closure (softplay) less than £51,000 RV

closure  (softplay)  more than £51,000 RV

restrictions  less than £51,000 RV

restrictions  more than £51,000 RV

Hospitality/ tourism less than £51,000 RV

Hospitality/ tourism  more than £51,000 RV

Total

Number premises

 10

 32

 1,438

 337

 766

 89

 2,672

Amount paid (£)

 10,000

 70,500

 1,499,750

 529,725

 468,000

 123,400

 2,701,375

Total Paid through Local Authority delivered funds as at 30 July 2021:  £1,298