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National Guidance: Autumn and Winter plan

For us to have a safe and unrestricted winter, we need everyone to remain vigilant and comply with guidance. Everyone, including those who are fully vaccinated, should follow behaviours and actions that reduce transmission and help to keep people safe.

To find out more about the Autumn and Winter plan see GOV.UK.

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Business and tourism

Information on the advice and support available for businesses and tourism settings in Torbay as a result of coronavirus.

The government’s response to the COVID-19 is unprecedented, and we would urge businesses to take advantage of all the help that is available.

As well as the support you will find below, we are also working with partners across the region, such as neighbouring councils and the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership to ensure the region gets the support it needs – both now and in the future.


Financial support

Support available to businesses

  • Loans, tax relief and cash grants
  • Employers might be eligible for financial support to pay wages
  • Self-employed people might be eligible for a taxable grant covering 55% of trading profits

Resources and advice

Resources and advice for businesses in Torbay.

Application forms

Applications available to help you run your business during the current restrictions.

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