Businesses, employment and coronavirus

National advice and support

GOV.UK has brought together all of its coronavirus business support information. It gives details about:

  • keeping your business safe and getting financial support
  • guidance on finding work, self-employment and benefits.

See Coronavirus - GOV.UK and Support for businesses and self-employed people during coronavirus - GOV.UK

Local support for businesses

More than £45 million will be injected into the economy of East Sussex to aid recovery from the impact of COVID-19.

The East Sussex Economy Recovery Plan sets out how investment will be used to support businesses hardest hit by the global pandemic over the coming years.

The Business East Sussex Growth Hub is offering guidance for businesses and employers, including loan schemes, support packages and online training. See Business East Sussex

The Better Business for All partnership in Sussex have produced a toolkit to help guide businesses through the main considerations for restarting a business safely. See Better Business for All

If you work in adult social care or health, see our guidance for providers in East Sussex. You can also sign up to our regular email updates. See COVID-19 updates for adult social care and health providers