Emergency Business Fund - January 2022

Businesses in Wales impacted by the rapid spread of the Omicron virus were able to apply for emergency financial support under a new Welsh Government support package.

The funding was available for retail, hospitality, leisure and tourism business, and their supply chains, affected by the move to alert level 2.

Applying for this fund closed at 5pm on Monday 14 February. 

What happens after applying

We will send an email to confirm that we have received your application. 

Applications will be dealt with on a first come first served basis. This may lead to some applications being unsuccessful if there are no funds left.

We will make a decision on whether or not your application is successful based on the information you provide as well as checks from other business sources. If the information or evidence provided is incorrect, incomplete or insufficient, the application will be rejected.

We aim to make a decision on applications within 30 working days. 

Please make sure that you regularly check your email account's inbox, spam and junk folders for an email from us, as well as your bank account for a payment.

Successful applications

If your application is successful, we will pay the grant in full to the bank account details you provide. 

Unsuccessful applications

We will email you to let you know if your application is unsuccessful and provide the reasons for this decision. There is no appeal process.