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Local Business Community Resources Covid-19

from Fri 20 March 2020 until further notice

In the interests of speed, we are making the front page of the SE19Lates website available as a temporary information hub for businesses and local services dealing with the impact of Coronavirus / Covid-19.

This page gives businesses easy access to key information and resources available from local authorities.

Please use this UK Central Government link ( for the latest UK-wide directives and contact your local authority with questions.

This also includes links to the latest advice on employment and financial support and other important information for businesses.

Subscribe to UK central government daily e-bulletin for businesses here


Put safety first

A useful BBC Science article on safety precautions you can take for home-deliveries and take-aways (27 March 2020).


Council contacts for local businesses

Key points of contact for Covid-19 support, based on the London borough location of your business (NB registered location)

These resources are being kept updated regularly by local authorities.

Croydon Economic development​


Council general advice link

Council business advice:

Latest business e-bulletin

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Contact: Economic Development unit
John Bennett (Head of Economic Inclusion) 

Nabeel Khan (Director Economic Development)

Council general advice web link

Council business advice

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Council general advice link

Business advice: email in first instance.

Latest Bromley e-bulletin 

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Other boroughs

If your business is registered in Southwark or Lewisham, please refer to those local authority websites.

Southwark business and employer support

Lewisham business and local economy advice

London-wide support for business

Businesses: this is a recommended support resource for you with useful links

Nationwide support for business

Federation of Small Businesses is lobbying and offering many useful services to non-members (including self-employed)

Special Covid-19 service / FAQs via Federation of Small Businesses/FSB 

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Other community resources for SE19 and area

Grassroots / Volunteer led

Local finance advice

A local Facebook group has been set-up to share latest news on financial support/relief for small businesses/self-employed in Crystal Palace.

Mutual Aid

In common with many local areas, Crystal Palace has set up a Covid-19 Mutual Aid network via Facebook, where individuals can offer assistance or request support.

Access Crystal Palace COVID-19 Mutual Aid group.

Community links

Friends of Gipsy Hill are maintaining a helpful list of community resources across all five local boroughs.