Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Business support

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

High Street Reopening

High street shops have reopened open their doors and should follow the COVID-19 secure guidelines set out by the government. Employers should also display a notice visibly in their shop windows or outside their store to show their employees, customers and other visitors that they have followed this guidance.

Let's get Selby district back to business image

We're encouraging residents to shop local and support their local high streets in Selby, Sherburn and Tadcaster. Back to Business packs have been distridbuted to independent businesses across the district. Some of these resources are available to download. Click here for our Reopening Toolkit that contains downloadable resources, guidance and FAQ's