Businesses

Whether you are starting up a business, developing your company or thinking of relocating to Havant, a number of services are available to help you. We have a wide range of information, guidance and support, all designed to help your business succeed. 

To speak with our Economic Development team, please email economic_development@havant.gov.uk or call 023 9244 6620.

Coronavirus business support

The government has set out a range of support schemes for businesses to help them during the coronavirus outbreak.

Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant (OHLG)

A one-off payment of up to £6,000 for hospitality and leisure businesses, depending on the rateable value of their business premises. Applications close at midnight on Monday 28 February 2022.

Find out more and apply for the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant (OHLG).

Businesses eligible for the OHLG can also apply for an Additional Restrictions Grant.

Additional Restrictions Grant

One-off grants of up to £7,800 for businesses that can demonstrate a loss of income because of coronavirus. Applications close at midnight on Sunday 23 January 2022.

Find out more and apply for the Additional Restrictions Grant - January 2022.

Making your business coronavirus secure

We have compiled your obligations as a business to minimise the risk of coronavirus to your staff and customers, as well as providing links to guidance available for different types of work.