Financial Support for Business (COVID-19)

This page will be updated regularly with the latest information on support available to businesses impacted by Coronavirus.   

Welsh Government: 

Welsh Government: Alert level 0 guidance for employers, businesses and organisations

Applications for the Local Authority Economic Resilience Fund across Wales are now closed. 

Development Bank of  Wales: Visit the website to find out more about finance options available for business in Wales 


UK Government Financial Support: 

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: 

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme ended on 30 September 2021. Claims for September must be submitted on or before 14 October 2021. Any amendments must be made on or before 28 October 2021.

For further information visit GOV.UK.  

Self-Employed Income Support Scheme:  

Claims for the fifth SEISS grant have now closed. The last date for making a claim was 30 September 2021.

For further information visit GOV.UK

Further Financial Support: 

The UK Government has set out a package of measures to protect businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. Please visit:

In this unprecedented economic crisis, Torfaen Council will be keeping businesses updated with the latest information on Coronavirus via this Business Support web page. This will be updated on a regular basis. Please note that information on this page can change.

You can also subscribe for free to receive our e-mail updates.

You can also visit the Torfaen council website for additional information for businesses and the economy.

Page updated 11th October 2021