Copeland Borough Council have reminded business owners in the region to apply for the Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG).The next round of ARG funding is now open for applications.

Please note, due to limited funds, applications can only be made during the following two-week application window - 9am on July 14, 2021 to 5pm on July 28, 2021. After this period, applications will be assessed and grant amounts will be determined. Payments will be made week commencing August 2, 2021.

The council stated: "There’s only one week left to apply for the latest round of Government funding.

"The final round of the Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) is open for applications, to businesses in Copeland. "Businesses must act fast to be considered for the funding, as applications close on July 28."

For more information and to apply online visit