Name: COVID-19 and support for our businesses
Description: COVID-19 and support for our businesses

COVID-19 and support for our businesses

Support for Business

In view of the relaxed restrictions around retail from Monday 12 April we’ve made the three posters below available for shops and traders to download and display.

Our Town Centre hosts will also be sharing some around the town, so feel free to request some from them, they’re here to help.

'It's great to see you again' A4 poster PDF, 247.41 KB

'Keep Dartford safe' A4 poster PDF, 237.27 KB

'Welcome back it's good to see you' A4 poster PDF, 251.94 KB


COVID-19 Business Grant Support

Financial support for businesses affected by Coronavirus restrictions


Business support line

Our dedicated telephone support line for Coronavirus related issues is available Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm. The service is delivered by the Kent and Medway Growth Hub. Telephone: 0333 360 2300

Download the QR codes


Outbreak management advice

What to do in the event of one or more confirmed cases of Coronavirus in your organisation or business:

Outbreak advice

Action Cards and resources for reporting an outbreak for different types of businesses / events / premises are now available.


Placing tables and chairs on public pavements

Apply to us for a licence to place tables, chairs and other temporary street furniture on public payments.

Apply to place tables and chairs on a public pavement


Government support schemes

The Government is delivering a range of schemes to support businesses affected by Coronavirus.

Coronavirus support schemes for businesses

Details of the extended furlough scheme and other economic support


Operating as a hot food takeaway

The Government is allowing restaurants, cafes and pubs which do not currently offer delivery and hot food takeaway to do so.

Find out about the operating as a hot food takeaway


Social distancing poster

Poster for shops and takeaways to encourage customers to social distance.

Request the poster


Coronavirus advice for businesses

GOV Coronavirus business support

Government Coronavirus webinars

Coronavirus safe working guidance

HSE - working safely during the Coronavirus outbreak

Advice for small businesses from the Federation of Small Businesses

Information for farmers, landowners and rural businesses

CBI - Coronavirus: best practice for business


Other Key Links

Last Updated: 13th April 2021