In response to a recent number of enquiries, Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance (JPAG) has issued clarification and further advice on how these items should be recorded in the AGAR. The guidance specifically relates to furlough monies and closure grants. To view the letter and advice therein click here.
The Government has announced that from 10 August 2020, groups based in deprived areas (where 30% or more of the neighbourhood area or population is in the 20% most deprived areas in accordance with the Index of Multiple Deprivation) will be eligible for a further £8,000 in the basic grant (from £10k to £18k), plus
This article applies in England only. The Government has confirmed that parish and town councils in England which occupy rate-able non-domestic property are entitled to the Small Business Grant of £10,000 under the same conditions as any other occupier, as set out on the government website here. Principal authorities which are in doubt can be referred to