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COVID-19 Advice for Businesses

COVID-19 Advice for Businesses

Maldon District Council is committed to supporting our businesses through this challenging period and we are working with our partners to provide advice and assistance as required. We are also taking decisions that will maintain the viability and sustainability of the Council over the coming months, to ensure we continue to deliver vital services.

We have welcomed the Governments  Financial support for businesses during coronavirus (COVID-19) and we will continue to liaise with colleagues in other authorities to ensure best practice is being shared. We are using our social media channels to provide advice to businesses on this evolving situation and recognise the importance of supporting local employers. 

For more information on business rate holidays and grants and to complete an application form for eligible businesses

To protect our residents and staff we would ask that customers do not visit the Council Offices. If the matter is extremely urgent by telephone 01621 854477. Thank you for your understanding.

In an effort to support Maldon District businesses through this difficult time, we are supporting a number of initiatives designed to assist businesses to keep informed and safe, and support those working or staying at home.

  • The Essex Map is a great resource normally used for community initiatives. We have ‘hacked it’ to support those businesses staying open.
  • Idox Open 4 Business have offered Maldon District Businesses free access to their funding portal to find grants, loans and more.
  • LinkedIn Group It is more important than ever for businesses to be networked together and this group can help us now and in the future.
  • Volunteers are vital to the response and we know everyone is keen to offer what assistance they can.
  • #MissingTools social media campaign will encourage people register with the Essex Map and seek safer ways of working, now and in the recovery.

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