· The Government has distributed more than £12 billion to local authorities for the small business grants scheme.
· More than £6 billion has already been paid out to half a million business properties.
· Lewisham allocated £47,004,000to support up to 3,643 business properties.
1,052 business properties in Lewisham have already received grants as part of the Government’s Small Business Grants Scheme. In total, more than £13,970,000 has made its way to small businesses in the area.