Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Business support

Coronavirus (COVID-19) support is available for businesses. Access Government guidance and support on the Gov.uk website.

This includes information about:

  • Funding and support

  • Government guidance and how to run your business safely

  • How to carry out a COVID-19 risk assessment

  • Keeping records to support NHS Test and Trace

  • Responsibilities as an employer

  • Claiming back Satutory Sick Pay (SSP)

  • Help for self employed

  • Self-Employment Income Support Scheme 

Additional, free expertise, support and resources to help your business grow are available through the York and North Yorkshire Growth Hub.

NHS Track and Trace QR codes 

It is a legal requirement for hospitality, tourism, leisure, and other close contact service businesses to display official NHS QR code posters so people can check-in at different premises once the new NHS Covid app is rolled out nationally.

Find out more about how to more NHS QR code posters for your business on the NHS website.

Find out more about the new NHS Track and Trace QR code legal requirement.

Further guidance

Detailed guidance is available for different businesses operating in our district.

Preventing and managing Covid-19 in a takeaway setting

Preventing and managing Covid-19 in sport and gym settings

Preventing and managing Covid-19 during the festive period hospitality guidance

Hosting a Covid secure event

Test and Trace Hospitality information