Issue details

Covid 19 Additional Relief Fund. On 25 March 2021 the Government announced a new COVID-19 Additional Relief Fund (CARF) of £1.5billion to support business ratepayers adversely affected by the pandemic. Due to legislative delays Local Authorities

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/09/2022

Decision due: 23 Sep 2022 by Director of Finance

Contact: Janette Savage, Head of Resident and Business Support Email: Email:

Consultation process


Delegated Authority relied upon: Following approval at the Individual Executive Meeting on the 13 January 2022 delegated authority to approve modifications to the Covid 19 Additional Relief Fund policy was given to the Section 151 Officer. Following which, on 1 August 2022, delegation was extended to provide for the Head of Resident and Business Support to make any modifications or changes previously delegated to the S151 Officer.

Has an Impact Assessment been completed?: No