Swale Borough Council - Additional Restrictions Grant Application Form

The government has made funding available for businesses through the Additional Restrictions Grant to support those severely impacted by the Omicron variant from December 2021. This is a one-off grant for businesses.

**IMPORTANT – If your business is registered for business rates and is eligible for a Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant you will need to complete an application for that grant scheme. Grants through this limited Additional Restrictions Grant funding available will be prioritised for Hospitality and Leisure Businesses that are NOT eligible for this and have suffered a demonstrable, significant impact since December 2021.

The basic idea of the grant is simple - financial support for certain businesses significantly impacted by the Omicron variant. Please tell us which of the following you are

Please indicate which of these is the situation for your business.

Those in direct supply chain businesses of goods and equipment (not services) to the hospitality and leisure sectors such as events related businesses and restaurant suppliers are also prioritised, provided they have suffered a demonstrable, significant impact since December 2021met plus at least 50% of income would normally come via these businesses.

Swale Borough Council collects and processes personal information about you through this application form to administer the payment of Government Grants to Businesses during the Coronavirus Pandemic; to assess your application for funding; to update your business rates liability; to create statistical information for reporting purposes and for the prevention and detection of crime or fraud.

Please refer to the Council’s Privacy Policy for how we use information about you and how we protect your privacy.

Some information provided within this application may be shared with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy as part of the assurance process, required by Government. Their privacy notice, setting out how BEIS will handle personal data across all COVID-19 grant schemes, can be found here.

Please read the Additional Restrictions Grant – Omicron Grant Scheme January 2022 Guidance Document BEFORE completing this application form. This guidance sets out how grant amounts are calculated.

Registered Name*
Business Type (Ltd company, charity etc)*
Nature of Business
Date Established*

Business Information

Is your business registered for business rates?

Please describe the impact the Omicron variant has had on the business since December 2021, including specific information that demonstrates at least a 30% reduction in takings (no more than 250 words
Company Reference Number (UTR for self-employed)
VAT Registration Number
National Insurance Number
Annual Turnover
No of Employees
Total Covid-19 Grant funding received so far?

Bank Details

Account Name
Sort Code
Account Number


I confirm that my business is not eligible for a Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant.*
I confirm that I have read and understood the Additional Restrictions Grant – Omicron Grant Scheme January 2022 Guidance Document*
I consent to Swale Borough Council processing my data to assess my application for funding from the Additional Restrictions Grant. *