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Business Gateway Support During the Coronavirus Emergency

Clicking on the Business Gateway link below will lead you to some of the online resources available to businesses at the moment:


There you will find information on the government schemes currently running including:

  • UK Self-employment income support scheme

  • Business support grants

  • Job retention scheme and furloughed workers

  • Universal credit for the self employed

Business gateway also has a helpline available to provide support around the government resources, if anyone has questions about any of the topics - 01786 498496. This line is open 8am-8pm currently, but the hours may reduce as the number of calls reduce.  A business advisor can also be contacted on 07747 218735 or at sorr@stepscotland.co.uk and keen to answer any questions.

There are also guides and tutorials in the following subjects:

  • Business continuity guide/planning

  • How to get your business through the current emergency

  • Actions for businesses to consider during the coronavirus pandemic

  • Managing your business reputation during coronavirus

  • Managing a team remotely

  • Using and reviewing digital channels

If you click on the following link you will see online tutorials covering topics such as marketing, finance and keeping your business safe online. www.bgateway.com/online-tutorials

Business Gateway are also creating some webinars to replace physical workshops and you can see these topics here - www.bgateway.com/events

Stirling Council Help for Business Tenants

Click here to view a standard letter sent out by Stirling Council to its business tenants.