Grants application deadline extended

The application window for the Omicron Additional Restrictions Grant (Omi ARG) and the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant (OHLG) has been extended and will now close at noon on Friday 18 March 2022 and not the 18th February as previously advised.

  • The Omi ARG grant will support businesses from all sectors that have been severely impacted by the Omicron variant, including those outside of the business rates system.  The Omi ARG is a one-of grant of between £400 and £6000 for eligible businesses. Grants will be awarded based on the fixed costs of the business and according to a scale which relates to the extent of the business’s reduction in income in December 2021.
  • The OHLG grant is a one-off grant that has been designed for hospitality and leisure businesses in Portsmouth who have been impacted by the Omicron variant. Eligible businesses can apply for the one-off grant of between £2667 up to £6,000.

Applications must now be submitted by noon on Friday 18th March 2022. If you require assistance to apply please call our Business Helpline on 023 9284 1641.

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