Restart Grants (COVID-19)

Many businesses will have received a Restart Grant via Wyre Forest District Council. Some grants are still within the system so please bear with the team as they process the paperwork. Several traders have asked about support for those who don’t pay business grants directly.

We have been informed by the North Worcestershire Economic Development and Regeneration team (NWEDR) that once Restart Grants have been paid to those who are eligible, there will be discussions about setting up a discretionary grant scheme for businesses who do not pay business rates directly to the district council.

As soon as we have more news it will be shared with levy payers. Until then, the two points of contact are the inboxes for enquiries about Covid grants: and

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