2022/23 Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Business Rates Relief Scheme
The Expanded Retail Discount for Retail, Hospitality and Leisure scheme will provide eligible, occupied, retail, hospitality and leisure properties with a 50% relief on business rates, up to a cash […]
Economic Resilience Fund (phase 4)
Applications for phase four of Lambeth’s ERF (Economic Resilience Fund) will open at 10am on Wednesday 2nd February 2022 and will close when all funding has been awarded or is likely […]
CARF – Covid Additional Relief Fund
This relief will be given via the business rates system for this financial year 21/22 and will amount to approximately 23% of the rateable value of your premises. Eligible businesses: Office […]
Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant
NOTE: This grant needs to be applied for and the fund closes on 28.02.22. Ineligible businesses: All retail businesses, coach tour operators, tour operators, gyms and sports businesses where physical exercise or […]
Chancellor announces £1bn fund for hospitality and leisure
The Chancellor has announced a £1bn fund for the hospitality sector and an extra £30m to help theatres and museums. This latest announcement is a positive response from government and […]
PM confirms move to Plan B in response to Omicron variant
Move to Plan B confirmed as Omicron spreads across UK, with early analysis suggesting cases could be doubling at a rate of as little as 2.5 to 3 days.
Lambeth Economic Resilience Fund Phase 3 – Expression of Interest
The third phase of the Economic Resilience Fund will provide £2.45 million of funding to projects aligned with certain outlined themes.
S2S wins Design Council funding for a project to support the health & wellbeing of members
We are pleased to announce that Station to Station Business Improvement District has received funding to work with West Norwood and Tulse Hill’s local businesses and communities to reimagine how […]
The importance of a correct Rateable Value
Property Rateable Value (RV) Your rateable value is based on the open market rental value as at 1st April 2015 and is calculated by the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) Your […]
Access free Lateral Flow Device testing!
If you would like to order Lateral Flow Tests* from Lambeth, please order your kits here. Place your order and then collect from the Civic Centre, offer is open (currently) […]
Donate your old laptops, phones & tablets to help local families
You may remember Lambeth Tech Aid who did great work during 2020 collecting, wiping and refurbishing tech devices to be donated to those in need during the pandemic. The organisation […]
Economic Resilience Fund – Phase Two
Lambeth’s Economic Resilience Fund – Phase Two Lambeth Council have announced the launch of Phase 2 of their Economic Resilience Fund to support businesses who continue to be most severely impacted […]
Reminder of Covid Regulations for venue check in
Checking in for customers Customers for all hospitality, personal care and leisure services still need to check into venues using either the NHS app (via smartphone and QR code) or […]
Free ‘Recover & Grow’ scheme for SMEs
The London Business Hub is running a Recover and Grow scheme which targets small to medium-sized businesses. It is offering free resilience & economic recovery training for a period of […]
Re-opening of local businesses April 12, 2021
Welcome Back! Come and visit your local businesses, get a hair cut, have a pint, get sweaty at the gym, take a dip in the pool or just say hi to your friendly shop keepers, they can’t wait to see you back on our high street.
For all those businesses reopening from 12 April, the rules stay more or less the same as when you were open before. Staff and customers must wear masks or be […]
Station to Station celebrates its businesswomen!
To mark International Women’s Day 2021, we are pleased to launch our new Station to Station YouTube channel to celebrate the achievements of some of our female fronted businesses.
Asymptomatic Testing in Brockwell Park
Lambeth Council have opened a community testing site in Brockwell Park for people who live or work in the borough that may have Covid-19, but are not experiencing any symptoms. […]
Coronavirus business interruption insurance payouts
Insurance companies that initially rejected claims from businesses for losses due to the coronavirus pandemic have been overruled by The Supreme Court. We would encourage all Station to Station businesses […]
Local Restrictions Support Grants – applications open
Please see below for some information on the latest government grants available for businesses via Lambeth. These cover when London was in Tier 2 (October) & Tier 3 (December) as […]
Economic Resilience Fund
Lambeth have now launched the details of their Economic Resilience Fund. The first phase of Lambeth’s Economic Resilience Fund will target culture and creative industries, independent hospitality and their supply […]
Local Restrictions Support Grant (for businesses who are closed)
Further support for businesses required to close as part of national restrictions from 5 November 2020 On 31 October the Government announced that businesses in certain non-essential retail, hospitality and […]
National Lockdown (2)
A second national lockdown will happen across England from midnight on Wednesday 4 November and will provisionally last for at least four weeks until Wed 2 December.
Three tiered system of local Covid-19 Alert Levels in England
London is currently at HIGH (or Tier 2), as of Saturday 17 October. Information on the new three tiered system of local Covid-19 Alert Levels in England.
London Business Hub – Covid 19 Recovery Grant
Applications for the London Business Hub’s COVID-19 Recovery Grant will open on Friday,16th October at 10.30am. Funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), eligible SMEs will be able to […]
Kickstart – Government Jobs Scheme
Could you offer a young person a six month paid work experience? Funding is available under the government’s new Kickstart Scheme to employers for salary costs (paid at National Minimum Wage) […]
New Coronavirus Rules
New Rules for businesses come into effect from Thursday 24 September and include compulsory mask-wearing for staff, new rules for serving customers in hospitality sector and 10pm closing times
Test & Trace Record Keeping
From Friday 18 September, it will be law for certain businesses to have a system to collect NHS Test and Trace data, which must be kept for 21 days. These […]
Station to Station member survey
If you are a Station to Station levy payer, please take a moment to give us your feedback on the services you get from us
Should staff be wearing face coverings?
We are seeing a steady rise across the country in Covid 19 infection levels and increasing numbers of local lockdowns.
Coronavirus Crisis Funds for BAME-led organisations
UKCF is seeking applications from BAME-led infrastructure organisations to access the new fund.
London Resilience Fund
The £1m London Resilience Fund is an innovation programme to support London’s businesses and community groups in their recovery from the coronavirus crisis
Change in business use classes
The Government has made changes to business use classes which will become effective from 1st September.
Mayor of London’s Back to Business Fund
The Mayor is providing match-funding through his new Back To Business Fund – which aims to help small and independent businesses through these hugely challenging times.
COVID-19 Business Resilience Survey
We have been asked to share this Business Resilience Survey and would appreciate your participation.
Apply for a Pavement License
You can now apply for the new ‘Pavement License’ at a cost of £100.00 valid until September 2021
Changes to the Job Retention Scheme
Updates on the HMRC Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and how flexible furloughing can support your business. Plus info on webinars and Job Retention Bonus.
Face coverings to be compulsory in shops
Please make sure that you are wearing your face masks or visors at all times, as there is evidence that it not only protects you from Covid but also makes customers feel more confident about using businesses and getting back out and shopping local.
Register your business for ‘EAT OUT TO HELP OUT’ scheme
The government has launched a new scheme to stimulate eating out and to help generate income for restaurants, pubs and cafes. It will run on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays throughout August.
The government has announced easing of lockdown measures in England to enable more of our businesses to reopen.