New £25m Covid-19 Business Ventilation Fund
The Scottish Government has announced that a new Business Ventilation Fund will provide funding to help small and medium sized businesses improve their ventilation, and help reduce the spread of COVID-19. covid-19-business-ventilation-fund
Businesses can claim up to £2,500 per eligible premises to recover the costs of carrying out work to improve ventilation and air quality. This could include:
- installing of carbon dioxide monitors
- repairs to windows and vents
Support will initially target high-risk settings where people come into close contact, such as restaurants, bars and gyms. The Business Ventilation Fund will open to applications during the week beginning 22 November.