Sign up to the government’s free COVID-19 workplace testing programme

Sign up to the government’s free COVID-19 workplace testing programme

Businesses need to register interest by 31 March to access free workplace testing by ordering free rapid lateral flow tests Regular testing will be a vital part of the government’s roadmap to cautiously ease restrictions   As part of the government’s roadmap to cautiously lift restrictions, businesses of all sizes, including those with fewer than…

Green Homes Grant: make energy improvements to your home

Green Homes Grant: make energy improvements to your home

If you’re a homeowner or residential landlord you can apply for a Green Homes Grant voucher towards the cost of installing energy efficient improvements to your home. Improvements could include insulating your home to reduce your energy use or installing low-carbon heating to lower the amount of carbon dioxide your home produces. Green Homes Grant…

Business Rate Changes

Business Rate Changes

One of the business rate changes announced in the March 2020 budget increased the current retail discount from one third to 100 per cent. This increase in the level of the retail discount will apply in 2020/21 for eligible retail businesses occupying a property with a rateable value les than £51,000. Due to the timing…