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Application deadline: Tuesday 25 August 2020

On 11 March 2020 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced in his budget that the government will provide a grant payment to small business. On 17 March 2020 his advice changed and is summarised below: Scheme 1 - Business Support Grants Fund The current proposal is that all properties in receipt of…

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Non-Domestic Rates

Non-Domestic Rates, or business rates, collected by local authorities are the way that those who occupy non-domestic property contribute towards the cost of local services. Under the business rates retention arrangements introduced from 1st April 2013, authorities keep a proportion of the business rates paid locally. The money, together with revenue from council…

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The arboricultural team operate within Fylde Council’s Parks and Coastal Services and are responsible for the management and maintenance of the Council’s tree stock on parks, open spaces and cemeteries. They also undertake similar work for town and parish councils as well as residential and commercial customers. Their work includes carrying out tree inspections, providing advice…

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Air Quality Management

Air pollution can have a significant effect on health and the environment. For this reason local authorities have a legal responsibility to assess and work towards improving air quality in their areas and to meet health based objectives set by the government. Council's are required to review air quality to assess whether defined air…

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