Coronavirus Business Support

Support and information for businesses during the Coronavirus crisis can be found via the following links:

Workplace Guidance for Micro and Small Businesses

Scottish Government Route Map 


CJRS Claims


Scottish Government Manufacturing Sector Guidance

Scottish Government Retail Sector Guidance

Scottish Government Events Sector Guidance

Scottish Government Coronavirus Guidance 

UK Government Support for Businesses

Scottish Government Business Support

Scottish Chambers of Commerce Business Support

British Chambers of Commerce Coronavirus Support Hub

British Chambers of Commerce: FAQs - UK Government support measures

Scottish Government Website

Scottish Government Agricultural Loan Scheme Information

Scottish Government announce Events Sector CoronaVirus Funding Package

East Ayrshire Coronavirus Business Support Fund

North Ayrshire Coronavirus Business Support Fund

South Ayrshire Coronavirus Business Support Fund


North Ayrshire Council Newly Self Employed Hardship Fund

South Ayrshire Council Newly Self Employed Hardship Fund

East Ayrshire Council Newly Self Employed Hardship Fund




Furlough Claim Calculator for monthly payroll from FreeAgent

Example Furlough Letter

Practical restart signage pack from The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum

Latest News:

Job Retention Bonus - Job Retention Scheme update

Protecting Workers During Economic Recovery - The Fair Work Framework

HSE Working Safely Guide

Planning Your Return to Work

HSE latest advice and information for the construction industry in England

Bounce Back Loan Scheme

COVID Funding eligibility

Applications for additional funds open today 30th April

Coronavirus Support Finder Tool

South Ayrshire Council COVID Business Support Update 5 15.04.20

Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Claim for Wage Costs through the Coronavirus Job Resilience Scheme

British Business Bank CBILS Information

SCC comment on Chancellors support measures for self-employed

CoronaVirus (COVID-19) Support, Guidance and Information for the Tourism Industry

FAQ's on UK government support via BCC

Guidance for Food Businesses on CoronaVirus (COVID-19)

Scotland Food & Drink - CoronaVirus Guidance and Daily Update

Business and Social Distancing Guidance Update 25.03.20 13:15

Third Sector Resilience Fund Open

ACAS - Helpful Advice for both Employers and Employees during the CoronaVirus Outbreak

Companies to receive 3-month extension period to file accounts during COVID-19

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) FAQs for SMEs

Government guidance for employees, employers and businesses

Government guidance for staff in the transport sector

UK Government Support for Employees