Crowborough Chamber News
Crowborough Chamber Facebook Page & Business Forum
The Crowborough Chamber has a Facebook page HERE where we will be sharing details of upcoming events and Chamber news.
Please like and share the page and feel free to add your comments to posts.
We have also launched the Crowborough Business Forum where members can start their own converstations and share promotions. Please join HERE
Job Retention/Furlough Scheme
Changes to the scheme came into effect on the 1st August, to see the updated guidance please click HERE
Self-Employment Income Support Scheme
If you were eligible for the first grant and can confirm to HMRC that your business has been adversely affected on or after 14 July 2020, you’ll be able to make a claim for a second and final grant from 17 August 2020 more details can be found HERE
Reporting Outbreaks of Coronavirus
Guidance for businesses and organisations on how to recognise, contain and report incidents of coronavirus can be found HERE
Eat Out to Help Out
To find an establishment in the area that is registered with the Eat Out to Help Out scheme please click HERE
Working Safely During Coronavirus
Keep abreast of any updates on how to make your workplace Covid secure by selecting your relevant sector HERE
Alternatively, use the Government's step by step guidance tool to check what your business needs to do HERE
Maintaining Records to Support Test & Trace
Organisations in certain sectors should collect details and maintain records of staff, customers and visitors on their premises to support NHS Test and Trace.
Guidance on the collection of data for those businesses reopening (pubs, cafes, hairdressers etc) is available HERE
Guidance for hair salon & other close contact business reopening is available HERE
Guidance for restaurant, pub & cafe reopening can be found HERE
Info on which businesses can open & which must remain closed is available HERE
Please note the advice to keep a temporary record of customer contact info to assist with possible test & trace if a Covid case arises.
Re-Opening of Premises
Advice from WDC regarding the reopening of premises can be found HERE
Risk assessment advice & templates are available HERE
Posters giving guidance to customers & staff are available HERE
Covid Secure poster to display in open premises available HERE
Advice for Shop, Office and Other Premises Reopenings
Please follow the links below to see guidance regarding the opening of businesses.
Shops and stores HERE
Restaurants offering takeaway or delivery HERE
Offices and contact centres HERE
Factories, plants and warehouses HERE
Please follow the link HERE to see the range of government business support available to UK businesses & the self employed.
Find out how to access the support, who is eligible, when the schemes open & how to apply
Coronavirus Support Finder
Covid19 support is available to employers & the self-employed.
Make sure you are aware of all the help available for yourself & your business with the Government's Support Finder HERE
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