Residents have reported receiving a fake GOV.UK email that claims to be about their council tax account and asks for their bank details. Please let us know if you receive an email like this – do not share your bank or account details.
For information on assistance with business rates and government cash grants for businesses, go to our business rates pages For those who are self-employed, we are providing financial assistance for the self-employed in the form of deferred council tax payments.
Eligible businesses can apply for support from the Discretionary Business Grant Scheme.
The government is providing a range of measures to support businesses through the period of disruption caused by COVID-19. For details, go to GOV.UK: business support and GOV.UK: financial support for businesses during coronavirus (COVID-19).