Businesses, employers and jobs - coronavirus update

Advice and support for businesses

Update: Monday 4 January

On Monday 4 January, the First Minister announced that mainland Scotland moves from Level 4 to a temporary lockdown on Tuesday 5 January. We are currently reviewing all our services and will be updating this information as soon as we're able. 


See advice for businesses opening during COVID-19 

Contact Business Gateway for support and advice on

0131 529 6644.

If you are a supplier to the Council find out about additonal support.

The Scottish Government has

The UK government has general guidance for employers and businesses.

Download a guide on the different measures of support available and who to contact (PDF).

Useful sites for business continuity for employers and businesses from Scottish Enterprise.

Federation of Small Businesses support and guidance for members and non-members.