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Small Business COVID Safety Grant

Additional funding for the Small Business Covid Grant scheme has been secured, so further applications can be considered, while funding allows.

If you run a small business in one of Fife’s Town Centres… can apply for a £100 grant to help with the cost of Covid-19 public health measures.
Applications are invited from businesses located in one of the defined Town Centre Areas in Fife - click on the links below to see the town centre boundaries to see if you are eligible:
What is being funded? 
Grants can reimburse costs already incurred. Eligible Expenditure can include:
  • PPE, such as face masks, visors, gloves for use by staff or customers
  • Hand sanitiser & sanitiser dispensing units 
  • Protective screens installed at cash-desks and other public interface areas. 
  • internal signage related to public safety.
  • other items may be considered eligible at the discretion of Fife Council
Who can apply?
Small Businesses only. To be eligible for consideration, the applicant business must: 
  • Operate from business premises that are accessed by the public
  • Have no more than three business outlets in a business chain
  • Have no more than 5 FTE employees per business outlet.  


How do I apply?


A separate online application will be required for each eligible business outlet/premises.

Please read the terms and conditions prior to applying

When Can I apply?
From August 18th 2020, subject to availability. 
Need any help? 
Anyone needing further help or advice can get in touch with Business Gateway Fife on 01592 858333 or email 
The Small Business Covid Safety Grant is operated by Business Gateway Fife on behalf of Fife Council, made possible by an award from the Scottish Government/ Scotlands Towns Partnership Towns and BIDs Resilience & Recovery Fund.