The Council has paid out £151m against more than 15,000 grant applications since March 2020 and has now announced an extended scheme to support organisations not eligible for previous financial help.
The Government has announced a range of financial support grants to help businesses impacted during local and national lockdowns.
Businesses are urged to take part in a survey that will provide vital insight into how the city’s business sector has been impacted by Covid-19 - and how they can be supported in the future.
More than £250m grant funding and rate relief provided to Manchester businesses during Covid-19 response
More than 9,000 organisations have been supported by the Council since the beginning of the pandemic, with a range of rate relief and cash grants giving a lifeline to some of the city’s businesses.
This week Manchester has seen the gradual re-opening of some non-essential shops and the return to work for those who can't work from home.
Workers and shoppers are asked to maintain social distancing as much as possible as some shops prepare to reopen from Monday, 15 June.
The Government has made an additional £5.4m discretionary grant funding available to small businesses in Manchester that will help organisations that were ineligible for the initial grant schemes.
Louise Wyman has been confirmed as Manchester’s new Strategic Director, taking up the mantle from Eddie Smith following his retirement from the City Council after 20 years of service to the city.
The City Council’s community response team is currently distributing more than 2,000 support packages to Manchester homes EVERY DAY - but more supplies will be needed to meet demand.
The Government have announced a range of packages to support businesses through the Coronavirus outbreak - this is what it means for Manchester.
Business Rates will not be taken on April 1st to help support businesses affected by Coronavirus (Covid-19).
Care leavers are being encouraged to aim high in the working world as part of a drive to help looked after children to flourish as they become adults.
The council is calling on the city’s pubs to claim up to £1,000 towards their business rates bill.
Budding entrepreneurs are invited to receive business advice from experts and hear their inspiring stories at Start Up Day, at Manchester Central Library.
Businesses from across the city have pledged their support for the Read Manchestercampaign at a breakfast event hosted by Sir Howard Bernstein, Chief Executive of Manchester City Council.
Members of the Council’s Executive have published their priorities for the period up to 2020 to help support the Our Manchester strategy for the city.
Manchester and the Chinese city of Wuhan are this week celebrating the 30th anniversary of their sister city relationship.
Jenny Baxter has today been announced as Project Director for Factory Manchester – the £110 million multi art form cultural project being developed in Manchester, opening in 2019.
Manchester City Council will receive a share of the £38.6m MAG interim dividend for the half-year to September 2015 of around £13.8m, which was announced this morning, Thursday 3 December.
Greater Manchester's Enterprise Zone will grow by almost 50 per cent.
A £6m grant to Greater Manchester’s Enterprise Zone will help support around 500 new jobs.
Land which was the hundred-year home to a bus depot in Moss Side will be turning over a new leaf as it’s turned into a community orchard this weekend (27-28 April).
Manchester City Council has launched a new fund to support research and development-related employment in the area known as The Corridor.