Covid 19 Guidance for Sports Clubs

The UK and Scottish Governments have announced a range of measures to assist small businesses to cope with the consequences of the pandemic. Initiatives announced to date include the following.

  1. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme;
  2. Deferral of VAT and Income Tax payments;
  3. Statutory Sick Pay relief for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs);
  4. Business rates relief;
  5. Small business grant funding of £10-25,000;
  6. A Business Interruption Loan Scheme to support viable businesses with cash-flow pressures;
  7. Self Employment Income Support Scheme;
  8. HMRC Time To Pay Scheme.

Club Development Scotland has produced guidance for sports clubs of all sizes to benefit from this assistance.