COVID-19 Useful Links

COVID-19 Useful Links

Below are some useful links

COVID-19 Government YouTube videos

Watch videos and register for free webinars to learn more about the support available to help businesses deal with the economic impacts of coronavirus.

For more information click here

COVID-19 safer travel guidance for passengers

Link to information on safer travel guidance for walking, cycling, and travelling in vehicles or on public transport during the pandemic.

For more information click here

COVID-19 support from Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations

Links to organisations you can speak to to get advice.  Many of the listed websites include sector-specific guidance and Q&A.

For more information click here

COVID-19 Closing certain businesses and venues in England

For guidance on the closure of certain businesses and venues as part of further social distancing measures, updated 13th May 2020.

For more information click here


COVID-19 FAQs what you can and can’t do

The government have developed a frequently asked questions document highlighting what you can and can’t do during the coronavirus outbreak.  This includes the updated regulations that were signed into law on 22nd April.

For more information click here

COVID-19 Govt. business support finder tool

A new ‘support finder’ toll will help businesses and self-employed people across the UK to quickly and easily determine what financial support is available to them during the coronavirus pandemic.

For more information click here

Covid-19 Business impact survey

We are seeking feedback about the effect of Covid 19 pandemic on your own business by completing a short survey at Business Impact Survey. This will help inform Councils in developing future assistance to support businesses at the economic recovery stage.

In addition the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) is also seeking information from businesses about the impact of Covid 19 and this will be fed back to Government to help shape future policy and support. The link to the survey is SELEP Impact Survey


Covid-19 Business Reslience Training (Visit Kent)

Click here for more information and links to register.


Guidance for UK businesses trading internationally

Advice for UK businesses that export or deliver goods and services abroad and have been impacted by the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19)


Guidance for employers and businesses on coronavirus (COVID-19) updated 24th March

  • includes information on what you need to know following the Prime Ministers announcement on 23rd March


Federation of Small Business advice on coronavirus including links to legal helplines and FSB insurance


Advice on Mental health and wellbeing for businesses


HMRC tax helpline for businesses affected


Facebook #SheMeansBusiness

Training sessions on a range of topics such as on how to use Instagram for business; Facebook tools to help your business. Register to join the group and you can access previous presentations at your convenience. First one held on 13 March, next one 27 March

WEBINAR on remote working and Microsoft team for SMEs hosted by Upskill Digital

Pay it Forward initiative A joint Crowdfunder and Enterprise Nation initiative in support of small businesses